Stripping Skirts and Trousers

STRIPPING SKIRTS AND TROUSERS, Chun Hung Ching Press, 1999 (First Edition)  STRIPPING SKIRTS AND TROUSERS, Taiwan: Mirage, 2011 (Reprint)

1999 《裙拉褲甩》,香港:珍熊靜出版社;臺灣:蜃樓,2011 復刻
Stripping Skirts and Trousers, Chun Hung Ching Press, 1999 (First Edition), Taiwan: Mirage, 2011 (Reprint)

A collection of essays and poems by Yau Ching from 1980s-1990s. First published by two artist-writer friends Cheung King Hung and Chan Fung Chen in 1999, reprinted by Mirage Press (Taiwan) in 2011. “Stripping Skirts and Trousers” was the name of a daily newspaper column Yau Ching wrote in the 1980s-1990s.


Lectures on Hong Kong Literature: Tang Siu Wah on Yau Ching’s Stripping Skirts and TrousersThe House of Hong Kong Literature, August 2016

Reviving Hong Kong Cultural Criticism from the 1980s: Yau Ching and Stripping Skirts and Trousers,” Youhe Books, Taipei, June 18, 2011



Taiwan Eslite Bookstore

Tsinghua University Asia Pacific Cultural Studies Center, Taiwan



Tang Siu Wah, “Sharp, Unable to Generalize: Re-reading Yau Ching’s Stripping Skirts and Trousers,” May 2011

Leung Mantao on Phoenix TV, April 2011

Siu Sai, “Stripping Skirts and Trousers: The Speed of Living,” Sing Tao Daily News, October 10, 1999