May 30 – A powerhouse of writers celebrate Asian Heritage Month #explorASIAN
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May 30 – A powerhouse of writers celebrate Asian Heritage Month #explorASIAN

 Consider this your exclusive invite to a thought-provoking and entertaining night of words.  Four vanguards of the Asian literary scene assemble at Pulpfiction Books (2422 Main Street, Vancouver) to read passages from their latest novels and publications. Join Doretta Lau (How Does A Single Blade Of Grass Thank The Sun), Tom Cho (Look Who’s Morphing), … Continue reading

Indonesian Traditional Textiles: A Diversity of Expressions
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Indonesian Traditional Textiles: A Diversity of Expressions

Traditional textiles are often associated as cultural objects since much of the thoughts about the work, materials and techniques have significance in meaning and value. For centuries, the practice of producing traditional cloths in Indonesia has been passed down from generation to generation. Although the method is seen impractical, the symbolic meaning and value embedded … Continue reading