Trillium Book Awards Author Reading 2015

Sweet and Sour: the Evolution of Chinese Food in Toronto

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The Chinese in Toronto from 1978 by Arlene Chan
When

Sunday, May 20, 2012 - 2:00pm

Where

Northern District Library, Toronto Public Library
40 Orchard View Blvd
Toronto, ON
M4R 1B9

Details

Food and restaurants have been important in the development of Toronto’s Chinese community. Arlene Chan, author of The Chinese in Toronto from 1978 (Dundurn), grew up
in Chinatown and worked at her parents’ restaurant there. Arlene will describe how Chinese food has been a staple in the city since the first Chinese restaurant opened in 1901.

Location

Northern District Library, Toronto Public Library
40 Orchard View Blvd
Toronto, ON M4R 1B9 43° 42' 29.6856" N, 79° 23' 59.6112" W

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