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Fiction Anthologies (multiple Authors)

Reimagining Chinatown

An Anthology of Short Fiction

edited by Linda Zhang

Mawenzi House Publishers Ltd.
Initial publish date
Apr 2023
Anthologies (multiple authors), Cultural Heritage
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    Publish Date
    Apr 2023
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These ten stories by Chinese young people describe Chinatowns: those of the past, those that were moved, those that are redesigned and lose their character, and those of the future. They describe the importance of Chinatown as a source of Chinese identity, a familiar meeting place for people, and a place to find foods, ingredients, and medicines not found or understood elsewhere.

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Contributor Notes

Linda Zhang is a licensed architect, artist and educator. She is an assistant professor at Toronto Metropolitan University School of Interior Design and a principal at Studio Pararaum. Her research areas include memory, cultural heritage, and identity as they are indexically embodied through matter, material processes and reproduction technologies.