THE VANISHING CANTONESE BOOK is one of the publication from the design project "here & there — now & then".
The book showing the reasons why Cantonese (a language spoken within the city of Canton and its vicinity in southeastern China) is vanishing by showing the news in the recent years. It introduces the recent situation of Cantonese in order to get young people attention to our own language culture.
On the other hand, the book also include introduction of basic Cantonese knowledge for young generation to learn. The design of the book is focusing on the arrangement of the information. Complicated information about Cantonese like the tone and pinyin (the official romanisation system for Standard Chinese) were reorganised and rearranged.