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"A Backward Way of Thanking People": Paul Yee on His Historical Fiction

Marie C. Davis

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Résumé: Dans cette entrevue, Paul Yee, lauréat du prix du Gouveneur Général, pule de sa passion pour l'histoire sino-canadienne, de l'influence de son enfance sur ses oeuvres, de la politique de la représentation culturelle et de sa vision du rôle de l'artiste.

Summary: In this interview, Paul Yee, winner of the 1996 Governor General's Award, discusses his passion for Chinese-Canadian history, the influence of his upbringing as an orphan on his fiction, the politics of cultural representation, and his portrayal of the artist.

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