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Shu Xiangcheng papers 舒巷城書信文件

 Fonds
Identifier: HK CVU 0025/PER/ShuXiangcheng
包括舒巷城撰寫詩、詞、散文和樂譜的手稿及信函。

Dates

  • 1939, 1942-1947, 1966-1970, 1983, 1987-1998, undated

Creator

Language of Materials

Chinese

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Extent

0.2 linear feet (49 items)

Biographical / Historical

舒巷城 (1921-1999),原名王深泉,祖籍廣東惠陽。生平所用筆名甚多,早年以秦西寧馳名,晚年則以舒巷城著譽。其他筆名有邱江海、王烙、舒文朗、方維、王思暢、向於回、于燕泥、陸恩魚、石流金、尤加多、秦可、秦城洛、秦楚深、秦中行、王虹、喬中橋、丁之曲和沙水寒等。

1921 年 9 月 12 日生於香港,有三位弟弟。自幼在西灣河和筲箕灣長大,七歲進私塾讀書,繼而在兆榮漢文學校肄業,及後就讀於育才書院 (Eills Kadoorie School) 和華仁書院。興趣廣泛,參加過足球隊、曲藝社,亦愛看電影、聽音樂和繪畫。抗戰期間受朋友和南來作家作品的影響,開始投稿,以筆名王烙於《立報》、《申報》和《珠江日報》發表小說、新詩和散文。

1941 年太平洋戰爭爆發,翌年離開淪陷的香港赴桂林,曾在印刷廠做過校對。1944 年秋,湘桂大撤退,輾轉流徙至昆明,在美軍(盟軍)機構中任文員和譯員,並先後在越南、台灣、上海、南京、東北、天津、北平等地工作。

1948 年底回港與家人團聚,先後任職於洋行、商行和建築公司擔任會計工作,業餘從事寫作,尤擅新詩、舊體詩、小說和散文,亦會繪畫、譜寫粵曲和為詩譜曲,作品多發表在《伴侶》、《南洋文藝》、《新晚報》、《香港商報》 等報刊,第一本出版的小說集是《山上山下》。1977 年 9 月,應美國愛荷華大學「國際寫作計劃」的邀請,赴美參加為期四個月的文學活動。八十年代退休,應好友張五常的邀請,到香港大學做研究工作。

1999 年 4 月 15 日下午 5 時,在家端坐而逝。

Arrangement

Arranged into 3 series

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Originals of some materials are not available due to physical conditions or the need of special equipment. Copies are provided if available.
Title
Shu Xiangcheng papers 舒巷城書信文件
Status
completed
Author
Special Collections (Archive Management)
Date
2017-06-30
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
Chinese
Sponsor
n/a

Repository Details

Part of the CUHK Library Archival Collections Repository