Paul Yee

Paul Yee is an award-winning writer based in Vancouver and prominent author of books based on Chinese Canadian history. His books include Ghost Train (Governor General's Liteary Award, 1996), as well as Tales from Gold Mountain and Saltwater City: A History of the Chinese in Vancouver (Vancouver Book Award, 1989).

 

Paul Yee's Chinatown Christmas

As a child in Vancouver during the 1960s, I wasn’t deprived of Christmas. Mine was just different. It wasn’t until I was 30 that I discovered Christmas shortbread, and 40 when I learned that “tree...