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By: Yiman Wang

In: Stardom and Celebrity: A Reader

Chapter 27: A Star is Dead: A Legend is Born: Practicing Leslie Cheung's Posthumous Fandom

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A Star is Dead: A Legend is Born: Practicing Leslie Cheung's Posthumous Fandom
A star is dead: A legend is born: Practicing leslie cheung's posthumous fandom
YimanWang
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it may sound like I'm a freak for being sad over a dead celebrity, but you don't understand – for a lot of us, we grew up listening to his songs… and later watching his movies. He was a legend in hong kong, and in asia – you can sorta tell when newspapers all over the world reported his death. almost everyone who grew up in hong kong in the 80s was, at one time or another, a fan of his

(LiveJournal for eggtart posted April 2, 2003, 10:01 pm, italics mine)

At 18:41 on April 1st, 2003, the day Hong Kong ...

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