The entrance to the Department of History’s office in Sidney Smith Hall

Y. Yvon Wang

Assistant Professor

Office Location:  Sidney Smith Hall, 100 St George St, Room 2082, Toronto, ON M5S 3G3


Yvon Wang is currently working on a book project about pornography as the intersection of sexuality, print, law enforcement, and cultural authority in early modern and 20th-century urban China. Other interests include the history of everyday consumer goods, popular culture, and comparative/global history. They have published articles on pornography, sodomy, and "hooligans" in Modern China, The Journal of Asian Studies, and Nan nü.


  • PhD, Stanford University
Yvon Wang