Tong Lam is a historian and visual artist. His research interests include modern and contemporary China and East Asia, technoscience, media and spectacle, cities, colonialism, and nationalism. As an artist, he uses photographic and cinematographic techniques to document China's hysterical growth, as well as to analyze the debris of history in industrial and post-industrial societies. Lam received his PhD in History from the University of Chicago and is Associate Professor of History at the University of Toronto. His most recent awards include a Wissenschaftskolleg zu Berlin Fellowship (2013) and a Taiwan Fellowship (2012).

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