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Hélène Le Bail

From Silence to Action: The Chinese in France

by Ya-Han Chuang, Hélène Le Bail and Emilie Tran

As in other Western European countries like the UK and the Netherlands, the history of Chinese communities in France dates back to the beginning of the twentieth century. The early presence of the Chinese is linked to three main factors: colonization, the recruitment of Chinese laborers during World War I, and the sojourn of students in the interwar period. This early mobility had an impact on recent waves of migration: due to the renewal...

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