Thinking through Space: Toronto’s Chinatowns in Chinese Canadian Fiction

  • Jennifer Junwa LauEmail author


Stuart Hall’s discussion of postcolonial subjectivity and cultural identity as a process of becoming is one significant contribution to understanding identity formation. In the context of Chinese Canadian identity, there are several points which can further Hall’s framework. Formations of Chinese Canadian subjectivity have indeed changed within the past century.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of East Asian Studies, Robarts LibraryUniversity of TorontoTorontoCanada

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