is a seasoned comic book scriptwriter, with themes including: war, martial arts, romance, and comedy noir. Yuyi officially began his career in print media after the publication of his first novel City of Darkness. He later adapted the work, writing the comic book script himself. Yuyi won an award in Japan's Seventh International Manga Awards for the comic work City of Darkness (as original author and scriptwriter.) He is the first Hong Kong novelist to have won such an accolade.
He has also authored the Z for Zombie series and soon to be published in the summer of 2019, the romantic comedy : The Month of May He and She First Met.
All his works are being developed as media franchises for films, TV shows and series, comics, mobile games and dramatic plays.
In 2013, Yuyi founded Creation Cabin, an innovative publishing house committed to encouraging and publishing local writers and artists. To date, Creation Cabin has produced over fifty creative works, including comics, novels, children's picture books, and graphic novels. Yuyi serves as both publisher and chief editor.
A new version of City of Darkness Vol. 1 has just been released in Taiwan.
XU XI 許素細 is a New York-Hong Kong author of fourteen books — five novels, eight collections of short fiction and essays, one memoir — and also editor of four anthologies of Hong Kong writing in English.
An Indonesian-Chinese-American diehard transnational, she previously inhabited the flight path connecting New York, Hong Kong and the South Island of New Zealand. These days, she splits her life, unevenly, between the state of New York and the rest of the world.
Her newest book is This Fish is Fowl: Essays of Being (American Lives Series - Univ. Nebraska Press, March 1, 2019). Other recent titles include the novel That Man In Our Lives (C&R 2016), a memoir Dear Hong Kong: An Elegy For A City (Penguin, 2017) and Insignificance: Hong Kong Stories (Signal 8 Press, 2018). Forthcoming isThe Art & Craft of Asian Stories (Bloomsbury Academic, London, 2020).
She is Faculty Co-Director of the International MFA in Creative Writing & Literary Translation at Vermont College of Fine Arts, co-founder of Authors at Large and fiction editor-at-large for Tupelo Press.