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Po Ling Chui Interview (GB3451/OCOX111-001.XMO)

Archival Record




Local Identifier

OCOX111-001.XMO (local reference number)


2017 Aug 17 (was creation date of)

Access status


Use status

Attribution-NonCommercial (CC BY-NC)


Scope and Content

Interview with Po Ling Chui regarding her immigrant experience and experience of Manchester's China Town.  Interview conducted in Cantonese:
00:21 Introduction of interviewee
01:09 Her children had been studying in the Chinese school in Chinatown, and she used to shopping in the Chinese grocery
03:30 Different languages and the barrier between languages, the origins
of those languages in Chinatown.
04:03 Changes in Chinatown through these years. More travel agency and more mainland Chinese immigrants showed up in Chinatown.
05:17 Festivals in Chinatown, but the interviewee had never participated in those festivals because it’s crowed when the festival activities happened. However, she talks about the detail, such as Lion Dancing and Parade, she knows from other friends.
08:30 She think ‘Hakka’ knows more about the Chinese Visual Festivals
because they lived close to Chinatown.
09:20 She's never been in Chinese Arts Centre, knows little about it.
10:20 Her friends
12:10 Suggestion for CFCCA

Content Extent

12m 33s

Content Type


Management and Use

Conditions on Access

A low resolution version of this record is accessible online for personal non-commercial use. The original record or accessible surrogate is accessible to researchers by appointment in the CFCCA archive and library searchroom.

Digital Surrogate Info

(6.44 MB, 1 files)

Conditions on Use

This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 3.0 Unported License.


Representation Type

mediated ➔ digital

Record Resource Extent

6.44 MB

File Format

MPEG 1/2 Audio Layer 3

Related Content

Related People and Organisations

Centre for Chinese Contemporary Art (1989-) (has creator)

Related places

Manchester (is associated with)

Related Terms

Attribution-NonCommercial (CC BY-NC) (has use status)
Open (has access status)
audio (has content type)
Chinese (has or had language)
digital (has representation type)
MPEG 1/2 Audio Layer 3 (has file format)
interviews (has documentary form type)


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