By Tseen-Ling Khoo
This paintings provides a analyzing of east Asian-Australian and East Asian-Canadian novels whereas addressing the literary and political cultures of Australia and Canada. It examines those diasporic literatures in multicultural societies and their placement in terms of nationwide literatures.
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