Forty is life’s dreaded midpoint for some, but in film festival years 40 can feel like the throes of young adulthood. Forced to adapt to a competitive festival scene over the past years, Toronto’s 40th edition is a humble attempt … more...
After years of developing, nurturing and promoting Asian Canadian writers and readers, we celebrate our successes and with a new generation of writers and readers at LiterASIAN. We think it’s about time: literASIAN is a festival celebrating Pacific Rim Asian … more »
Come chill with us this summer! Join Ricepaper editors, staff and volunteers to celebrate our summer issue!
We’ll have pretty yummy readings by Ricepaper contributors, special artisan bubble tea, brain-freezing trivia questions inspired by our popular Asian Index feature, and … more »
Ricepaper is holding our first writing contest to celebrate our twenty years! We want to celebrate with you and some tasty ramen, so we’re holding a flash fiction writing contest with a special treat —- include the world ‘ramen’. Win … more »
By: Carolyn Nakagawa
The new world
Dear summertime, I don’t know the Musqueam word for strawberry, or if there are buttercups in Japan. For me, you have always been that short July season of reddest, yielding flesh, and the fields … more »
The year George Lucas writes Star Wars: Rough Draft: 1974
The year the Chinese Canadian Writer’s Workshop forms to publish the Gum San Po: 1974
The year the first Star Wars film is released: 1977
The year of