The Cambria Press double book launch at iPreciation on July 14, 2018, was a great success! The audience was treated not only to fascinating talks by celebrity artist Shen Jiawei and Professor Mabel Lee about their books Painting History: China’s Revolution in a Global Context and Gao Xingjian and Transmedia Aesthetics but also the introductory speech by distinguished guest of… Continue reading Cambria Press Book Launch at iPreciation with Mabel Lee, Shen Jiawei, and Victor Mair
A double book launch for Painting History: China’s Revolution in a Global Context and Gao Xingjian and Transmedia Aesthetics will be held on July 14, 2018 (Saturday) at 2–5 p.m. at iPreciation, a premier gallery that showcases the best of modern and contemporary Asian Art, including the works of Nobel laureate Gao Xingjian. Attendees will… Continue reading Double Book Launch at iPRECIATION (Singapore) – July 14, 2018
Cambria Press author Professor Liu Jianmei, Professor of Chinese Literature at Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, gave a speech about her book, Gao Xingjian and Transmedia Aesthetics, coedited with Mabel Lee, at the Cambria Press reception at the AAS 2018 conference in Washington, DC. Watch Professor Liu Jianmei’s speech and/or read the transcript below.… Continue reading Cambria Press Author Liu Jianmei – Speech at AAS 2018 Reception
Professor Mabel Lee, Distinguished Professor in the “Chinese Culture in a World Context” research project at the Open University of Hong Kong, will be giving a lecture “Transcending Cultural Traditions: Lu Xun and Gao Xingjian” on March 19 (Monday) at 2:30 p.m. at the OUHK Main Campus in the B0614, 6/F. Professor Lee is best… Continue reading Double Book Launch & Distinguished Professor Lecture by Mabel Lee
Cambria Press congratulates Gao Xingjian and Mabel Lee on the glowing review of Gao Xingjian: Aesthetics and Creation by Dr. Kwok-Kan Tam (Dean of the School of Arts and Social Sciences at the Open University of Hong Kong) for the journal Modern Chinese Literature and Culture (MCLC). The book review accurately captures the essence of… Continue reading MCLC book review nails it on why this book by Nobel Laureate Gao Xingjian needs to be read by all in literary studies!
Congratulations to Nobel laureate Gao Xingjian and Mabel Lee for Gao Xingjian: Aesthetics and Creation being picked as an editors' favorite by Cerise Press, a journal of literature, arts, and culture! The book review praises the "long-awaited" book "an illuminating read" casting light on how "Gao relentlessly probes the boundaries between languages, literature, theater, cinema… Continue reading Editors’ Favorite: Book by Nobel Laureate Gao Xingjian!
Cambria Press will be showcasing five new books for the Cambria Sinophone World Series headed by Professor Victor H. Mair at the 2013 Asian Studies Association (AAS) annual conference in San Diego next week! These new books, which were published by Cambria Press between August 2012 and January 2013, are: Rethinking Chineseness: Translational Sinophone Identities… Continue reading AAS 2013 Highlight: Cambria Sinophone World Series (Editor: Victor H. Mair)
The 2013 MLA annual convention in Boston was extremely well attended--Rosemary Feal and the wonderful MLA staff should be congratulated not only for reaping such outstanding numbers this year but also for having Gao Xingjian, winner of the Nobel Prize in literature, in attendance! It was the best conference experience for Cambria Press yet! There were also other factors that… Continue reading Must-See Videos of Speeches at MLA Reception for Gao Xingjian, Winner of Nobel Prize in Literature – Cambria Press Book Launch
MLA 2013 Reception for Gao Xingjian: Professor Victor Mair (University of Pennsylvania and Dr. Mabel Lee (University of Sydney) with Gao Xingjian. MLA 2013 Reception (left to right): Professor Song Xiaoping (Norwich University), Toni Tan (Cambria Press), Nobel laureate Gao Xingjian, Dr. Mabel Lee (University of Sydney), and Diane Burrowes (HarperCollins). A reception for Gao Xingjian was held… Continue reading MLA 2013: Reception for Gao Xingjian and Cambria Press Book Launch by Victor Mair
Cambria Press booth (MLA 2013, Boston): Nobel Prize Winner in Literature Gao Xingjian, Professor Liu Jianmei (HKUST), and Mabel Lee (University of Sydney). Cambria Press booth (MLA 2013, Boston): Professor Liu Jianmei (HKUST) and Toni Tan (Cambria Press). Attendance at this year's convention was high. Many attendees flew in from other countries to attend sessions; of this group… Continue reading MLA 2013: Nobel Laureate Gao Xingjian, Liu Jianmei (HKUST), Mabel Lee (University of Sydney), and Toni Tan (Cambria Press)