Richmond hosted its 7th PechaKucha 20 X 20 Night on July 16th at the Richmond Cultural Centre with the theme of exploring the relationship between technology and the human experience.
The night’s opening presentation was by Kristin Cheung, Gateway Theatre’s … more »
Asian actors in Hollywood are often marginalized—appearing on screen as the nerdy sidekick, the straight lace academic, or the unappealing best friend. When they are casted as leads, they are commonly playing goofy-ball characters (Ken Jeong) or action heroes (Jackie … more »
Ricepaper, the Asian Canadian literary magazine, is calling for stories, articles, and poems for its special Speculative Fiction issue, to be published circa December 2014. Derwin Mak (co-editor, The Dragon and the Stars) and JF Garrard (author, The … more »
The Fourth Annual Indian Summer Festival kicked off with a bang at the beautiful Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden last Thursday. Organized by Indian Summer Arts Society (ISAS), a Vancouver-based not-for-profit secular arts organization dedicated to promoting, showcasing … more »...
Fiction writers face many challenges: plots, settings, and lack of coffee. But one specific writing quandary has been puzzling established and emerging writers alike, and there doesn’t seem to be an easy “brew” button to solve it: what is the … more »
Did you like this issue’s cover? We did!
Ricepaper had a chance to talk to Tom Carter, the photojournalist who shared with us one of the photos from his book, CHINA: Portrait of a People
1. We have received … more »
Get up! Stand up! And submit your hard-hitting, thought-provoking, idealistic pieces to Ricepaper Magazine for our ACTIVISM 19.3 ISSUE!
Our upcoming issue will explore topics that inspire us, rile us, and launch us into action; pieces can be influenced by … more »
True or False:
1) Doretta Lau used to volunteer with Ricepaper Magazine.
2) Nancy Lee spent four months in France as a writer-in-residence.
3) Kevin Chong has a great attention span.
4) Tom Cho’s favourite movie is Dirty … more »
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 … more »