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Lilian Lee

Born and raised in Hong Kong, Lilian Lee has worked as a journalist, television playwright, and dance drama curator. A columnist for many newspapers and magazines, Ms. Lee has published more than 100 books, many of which have been translated into various languages. A number of her works have been adapted into films, including Rouge, Farewell My Concubine, Green Snake, A Terra Cotta Warrior, The Reincarnation of Golden Lotus, Kawashima Yoshiko, Temptation of a Monk, and Dumplings. In 2008, Farewell My Concubine was adapted by renowned Japanese director Yukio Ninagawa for the theater.