Dreams of the Golden Mountain  (Chinese)
Photography by Pok Chi Lau
Pok Chi Lau Photograhpy

Pok Chi Lau - the author of Dreams of the Golden Mountain   


Pok Chi Lau was born in Hong Kong in 1950. After working for one year in a dead-end job on the graveyard shift in an electronic factory, in 1969, he left for Canada and the United States to pursue a career in photography. In 1975 he earned a BFA in Industrial and Scientific Photography at Brooks Institute of Photography, and in 1977, an MFA, specializing in social documentary photography, at the California Institute of the Arts. For the last three decades, he has been documenting the Chinese Diaspora from China to different parts of the world. His current multi-media project is mixed-raced people, their descendents, and stereo-types.

He is an associate professor in the Design Department of the School of Fine Arts at the University of Kansas. He can be contacted through email: pokchilau@yahoo.com

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The Book


Stories and Poems

Grandpa and grandson - picture

Biography (.doc file)

Curriculum Vitae (.doc file)

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