Amardeep is a doctoral candidate in the Department of Geography at York University. Her research consists of South Asian and Sikh diaspora, social and cultural geography, and East Asian cities. She holds an Honours BA in Politics from Trent University and a Master of Planning in Urban Development from Ryerson University. Currently, she is working on a project on place-making and translocal spaces among diasporic Sikhs in Hong Kong, Greater Vancouver and Greater Toronto.
Keywords: Power and resistance; postcolonial theory; South Asian diaspora and mobility; transnational feminism; cosmopolitanism, East Asia; Hong Kong