York University, Wenzhou University, Jinan University
19-21 July 2017 | York University
The Symposium aims to examine how diverse cultural encounters have impacted on Chinese Canadian writers and media in narration of the history of Chinese Canadian and how the diasporic experience of Chinese Canadian in the multicultural society and in the post-colonial era shape their cultural identities.
The keynote speaker will be Eleanor Ty (Wilfrid Laurier University).
This Symposium is part of York University’s celebrations of Canada’s 150 anniversary of confederation.
This event is generously supported by Wenzhou University, Jinan University and the following at York University: Canada @150 York University Fund, Department of Languages, Literatures and Linguistics, Faculty of Liberal Arts & Professional Studies, York International and the York Centre for Asian Research, with thanks to the Society for Chinese Canadian Literature Studies.