SPECIAL ISSUE Asian Pacific Diaspora and Contemporary Asian-Canadian Literature Guest Editors: Peng-xiang Chen & I-Chun Wang ARTICLES Identity and Subjectivity in Wai-lim Yip’s Poetry Peng-xiang Chen 235 Needs Deprivation, Female Madness, and the Pre-Oedipal Mother in Li Ang’s The Butcher’s Wife Patricia Pao Chai Chiang & J.B. Rollins 256 Space and Identity: Hybridization and Boundary Crossing in Sui Sin Far’s Poetics of Diaspora I-Chun Wang 273 A Tale of Three Cities: Diasporic Writing on the Singapore/Malaysian Homeland in Sydney and Vancouver Jennifer W. Jay 288 Jewish and Chinese Diasporas Zhang Longxi 299 Some Reflections on Asian-Canadian Poetry and Culture: Fred Wah, Joy Kogawa, Roy Miki and Others Jonathan Hart 309 Finding Home in Hou Hsiao Hsien’s The Puppetmaster Viv Westbrook 320 Writing Sexual Politics From the Margins: Evelyn Lau and Wu He Terence Russell 329 Recovering the Voice of the Japanese-Canadian Community: Private and Public Discourses in Joy Kogawa’s Obasan and Itsuka Irene Sywenky 343