Chinese Food Everywhere: a Two Day Symposium

assortment of dim sum

October 26, 2017 - 10:30

University College, 15 King's College Circle, Toronto: Room 255

This panel discussion will be chaired by Rick Halpern, Professor of History at the University of Toronto Scarborough. Panelists will include: Gabriel Chin,  “The War Against Chinese Restaurants", Harley Spiller, “The Social Space of Chinese Restaurant Menus: Transnational Representations of an Age-Old Creation of ‘Authentic’ Identity”, Adrian DeLeon, “Pork Bun Diaspora: The Imperial Transit of Char Siu Bao Across the Pacific”, with commentary from Eric Rath.