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You’re Invited to Hapa-palooza 2017!
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You’re Invited to Hapa-palooza 2017!

You’re Invited to Hapa-palooza 2017! Hapa-palooza Festival returns for its 7th year of programming. Come join us! A vibrant fusion of music, dance, literary, artistic and film performances, Hapa-palooza places prominence on celebrating and stimulating awareness of mixed-heritage and cultural hybrid identity.  Hapa-palooza is the first mixed roots festival in Canada, and is currently one … Continue reading

Luminosity & Rhythm
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Luminosity & Rhythm

  Second International Chinese Photography Exhibition Luminosity & Rhythm SEPT 15 – OCT 8 Lipont Place – West Gallery The exhibition was jointly organized by the Taiwan Photographers Exchange Association and the Canada International Photographers Association. A total of 185 Chinese photographers from Taiwan, mainland China and North America were invited to showcase a wide … Continue reading

Rajiv Joseph’s ‘Gruesome Playground Injuries’ hits the Canadian stage at the Vancouver Fringe Festival
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Rajiv Joseph’s ‘Gruesome Playground Injuries’ hits the Canadian stage at the Vancouver Fringe Festival

Arts/Entertainment/Theatre: Island Productions Presents: Gruesome Playground Injuries At The Cultch’s Vancity Culture Lab Theatre, September 8th-17th, 2017 as part of the Vancouver International Fringe Festival A comic tale about love, pain and friendship What price would we pay in order to be loved? Island Productions presents a fresh new spin on Gruesome Playground Injuries, directed … Continue reading

Luncheon Featuring The Honourable Ahmed Hussen, Canada’s Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship
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Luncheon Featuring The Honourable Ahmed Hussen, Canada’s Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship

                Canadian Club Vancouver Luncheon Tuesday, September 5th, 2017 11:45 AM – 1:45 PM PDT Terminal City Club 837 West Hastings Street Join us for a presentation featuring The Honourable Ahmed Hussen, Canada’s Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship, on September 5th at the Terminal City Club. Minister … Continue reading

Currents,  A Ricepaper Anthology
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Currents, A Ricepaper Anthology

Currents A Ricepaper Anthology Edited by Karla Comanda, Leila Lee and William Tham Published by the Asian Canadian Writers Workshop RELEASE DATE September 22, 2017 978-1-7750-2300-5 Paperback $25.00 CAD Ordering Information: Quantity sales. Special discounts are available on quantity purchases by corporations, associations, and others. Orders by Canadian trade bookstores and wholesalers. For more details, … Continue reading

CANADA 150: CANADA GOES PACIFIC
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CANADA 150: CANADA GOES PACIFIC

  On the occasion of Canada’s 150th anniversary celebrations, Le Centre culturel francophone de Vancouver is preparing a unique and avant-garde initiative entitled: Canada 150: Canada Goes Pacific. On July 21st, 22nd and 23rd, some forty artists working in different disciplines will gather around the various venues of Vancouver’s Granville Island, including the outdoor and … Continue reading

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Chinatown Women Exhibition

Chinese Cultural Centre Museum & Archives 555 Columbia St, Vancouver, BC V6A 4H5 July 5th – Aug 30th By the early 1950s, Chinese Canadians were exercising their right to vote, after being granted citizenship in 1947.  Chinese-Canadian women, however, continued to encounter not only racial but gender bias.  Women were still largely relegated to the … Continue reading

Ottawa’s Jeff Fuchs and his obsession with China’s tea culture in THE TEA EXPLORER feature-length documentary on CBC Doc. Channel, Sunday, July 23
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Ottawa’s Jeff Fuchs and his obsession with China’s tea culture in THE TEA EXPLORER feature-length documentary on CBC Doc. Channel, Sunday, July 23

Jeff Fuchs’ tea obsession was sparked when a casual date in Taiwan took him to an all night Chinese tea ceremony. He watched the sun come up, buzzing from all the liquid he had imbibed. “I thought what the hell is in this to create an alchemy of tremendous clarity, high beyond-words feeling, a social … Continue reading