Son of James releases collaborative anti-racism song to eliminate hate for Asians
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Son of James releases collaborative anti-racism song to eliminate hate for Asians

In response to the rise of acts of racism against Asian communities amid the COVID-19 pandemic, local musician Son of James has written and recorded a song called “I Found It All Inside,” featuring musicians from all across the Lower Mainland. The song, which has been pieced together from contributions recorded while the musicians practised … Continue reading

Recognition Awards Nominations Submissions Extended
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Recognition Awards Nominations Submissions Extended

Since 1996, the Vancouver Asian Heritage Month Society has dedicated itself to promoting the inclusion and social integration of Pan-Asian Canadian communities through its explorASIAN festival and programming. Every year, VAHMS honours three individuals, community organizations, or educational institutions representing Pan-Asian communities that have made significant contributions to this vision. And we need your help! … Continue reading

Virtual Cherry Blossom Tree Walk – Haiku Walk from Historic Joy Kogawa House, on NOW
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Virtual Cherry Blossom Tree Walk – Haiku Walk from Historic Joy Kogawa House, on NOW

Historic Joy Kogawa House is the childhood home of Canadian author Joy Kogawa. Now used as a site for author residencies and literary events, the house stands as a historical reminder of the internment experience of Japanese Canadians during the Second World War, and by extension, to the experiences of diverse cultural and ethnic groups within Canadian society. They … Continue reading