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Hope for humanity: Kashmir’s Covid-19 heroes show just how good people can be

From pharmacists to milkmen, we share the everyday heroes in Kashmir who are working overtime amid political unrest and the Covid-19 pandemic.

15 Dec, 2020

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Through The Lens: Mrs Wong & Mrs Zheng

Through the Lens is a recurring photography and poetry series that champions creativity and collaboration. Produced by storytelling platform Spill Stories, this edition delves into the lives of two ...

30 Nov, 2020

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Chance Encounters: Bright hearts in the dark era of Covid-19

During the Covid-19 pandemic, human connection is more important than ever. Hong Kong Shifts recounts meaningful encounters with strangers across the city.

22 Oct, 2020

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The Siddi: An African tribe’s story of slavery, racial oppression and hope in India

Originally from Africa, the Siddi tribe is gradually finding a foothold in India after more than a millennium of exclusion and racial stigma.

23 Jun, 2020

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Through the Lens: Under the Sky

Through the Lens is a recurring photography and poetry series that champions creativity and collaboration. In this edition, we invited a Macao photographer and a Hong Kong-based poet to share their ...

1 Apr, 2020

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Utopia: A day in the life of a Hong Kong asylum seeker

From the Greek ou (not) and topos (place), utopia literally means 'non-place'. Through this lens, Hong Kong is a utopia, a 'non-place' for asylum seekers. Home, too, is remote, indefinite – a ...

1 Dec, 2019

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Through the Lens: Prisoners of an Island

Original poetry written in Chinese Through the Lens champions creativity and collaboration. In this recurring series, we invite a poet and a photographer to capture Hong Kong from new perspectives.

1 Aug, 2019

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Healing Through Art: Photographer Stephanie Teng empowers victims of sexual abuse

Stephanie Teng captures the psychological impact of sexual harassment, assault and rape in a cathartic photography series.

1 Aug, 2019

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Through the Lens: A Day in the Life

Through the Lens champions creativity and collaboration. In this recurring series, we invite a poet and a photographer to capture Hong Kong from new perspectives.

1 May, 2019

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Through the Lens: To a Child Yet to Be Born

Poetry and photography in motion.

1 Feb, 2019

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