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Henry Yu

Henry Yu is the director of the Initiative for Student Teaching and Research in Chinese Canadian Studies at the University of British Columbia and the project lead for the $1.18 million "Chinese Canadian Stories" project involving UBC, Simon Fraser University, and a wide spectrum of academic and community collaborators across Canada. He is working on a trio of books that aim to provide new perspectives on global history and migration history.

Stories by Henry Yu


Gratitude for Joe Wai, Architect and Lover of Civic Life

A Vancouver visionary, and one of my personal heroes, passed away this week.

By Henry Yu, 14 Jan 2017


The Allegory that Blows 'Too Asian?' Apart

One many teachers may borrow for their class, from a new book on the controversial Maclean's article.

By Henry Yu, 15 Sep 2012