MArch Year 2 student wins Young Writers’ Debut Competition
Amy Chan Ngan Yin, a student of MArch Year 2 at the Department of Architecture won the Young Writers’ Debut Competition. The competition, which was sponsored by Sung Hung Kai Properties Limited and Joint Publishing, was open to “never-before published authors aged 35 and under”. Amy was awarded HK$ 5,000 and a publishing contract with Joint Publishing and the book will be on sale at the 2009 Hong Kong Book Fair and in major bookstores. Amy’s book is an extension of her final thesis titled “Cooking of Hong Kong” and forms part of the special study.