Jin Yong: Works, influence and place in Chinese Literature

ConFusion is pleased to announce a very special programme item Sunday at 6:00pm!

Jin Yong 查良鏞 (1924-2018) was Hong Kong’s most famous novelist and an international bestseller in the wuxia 金庸 genre. His Legends of the Condor Houses series has been hailed as the Chinese Lord of the Rings. His books have been translated into multiple languages and turned into movies, tv series and graphic novels and inspired several generations of writers.

Moderated by Eliza Chan, this panel features authors Zen Cho and Fonda Lee along with translator Gigi Chang discussing his works, his influence and his legacy.

This is one you won’t want to miss!