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T O N G   L A M

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Tong Lam is a historian and visual artist. His research interests include information, spectacle, urbanism, colonialism, as well as modern and contemporary China and East Asia. His visual practice involves the use of photographic and cinematographic techniques to dissect China’s breakneck transformation, and to analyze the debris of history in industrial and post-industrial spaces. He received his PhD in History from the University of Chicago, and is Associate Professor of History at the University of Toronto.