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Constable Khang's Mysteries of Old Shanghai

Finished Sat, Feb 20, 2021 , 3pm
Radisson Collection Hotel (Xing Guo Shanghai)
78 Xingguo Lu, near Huashan Lu
150-250rmb (incl. a glass of wine/coffee/tea)


On February 20, the Radisson Hotel is hosting a Book Talk with Samuel Porteous, the creator of Constable Khang's Mysteries of Old Shanghai. The adventures of Constable Khang are graphic novels that capture the look and feel of Shanghai in the 1920s and 1930s. During the Book Talk, author/artist Samuel Porteous will share the historical images that inspired the artwork, and talk about how the storyline was drawn from thousands of archival photographs, artpieces and historical records. Ticket prices: 150rmb for Historic Shanghai members; 250rmb for nonmembers of Historic Shanghai.