5.1

IN THIS ISSUE

On the Cover

Worldwide Literature: In Conversation with Debbie Ridpath Ohi
by Madeleine Thien

Features

De Balancier and Louez-Moi
by Alice Ming Wai Jim

Diasporic Journey
by Michele Wong

Rhetoricizing  the Yellow Peril
by Chris Lee

News

Canadian Steel, Chinese Grit
by Robert Yip

On Screen & In Person: Mina Shum’s Independent Artistry
by Wayne Lee

In the Making
Madeleine Thien

Last Word

Don’t Rock the Sampan
by Xu Xi

In Brief

Gendai Gallery’s Words and Reverberations; the Kiriyama Book Prize; Goh Poh Seng Launches at the Havana and the EWA Fiction Shortlist

Reviews

Oriental Girls Desire Romance
by Catherine Liu
reviewed by Rita Wong

Monkeypuzzle
by Rita Wong
reviewed by Madeleine Thien

My Year of Meats
by Ruth L. Ozeki
reviewed by Fiona Lam

Chinese in Canada
by Peter S. Li
reviewed by Doretta Lau

Departments

Editor’s Message

In the Spotlight

New Poetry

Front Lines

Submissions

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