Photo-poetics/Photo-politics: Visualizing Social Transformation

Photo-poetics/Photo-politics: Visualizing Social Transformation

Jim Wong-Chu: Photographs 1973–1981: People, Place, Politics Vancouver Chinatown has changed dramatically over the years, and it continues to. Wong-Chu’s photographs offer a glimpse back to a time when Pender East Street was bustling with stores, people of different background were establishing a community, and activists of all sorts were...
Ricepaper Magazine at the Vancouver Asian Film Festival (VAFF) 2014

Ricepaper Magazine at the Vancouver Asian Film Festival (VAFF) 2014

Ricepaper is proud to be community partners with the Vancouver Asian Film Festival (VAFF)!  We’re co-presenting the opening night’s feature Man From Reno on Thursday November 6, 7.00pm at the Cineplex Odeon International Village Cinemas. Synopsis:  In a small town south of San Francisco, Sheriff Paul Del Moral (Pepe Serna) is...
Watch Scene Four from "Scholar Dong and Madam Li”

Watch Scene Four from “Scholar Dong and Madam Li”

Scholar Dong and Madam Li Written by Wang Renjie Performed by Fujian Province Liyuan Experimental Theatre   The story of Scholar Dong and Madam Li is a tale of passion, lust, purity, tragedy, and humour. When the educated scholar was appointed to watch over Madam Li, he knew the task would...
Ricepaper Magazine Issue 19.2

Ricepaper Magazine Issue 19.2

As the leaves fall from the trees and sweaters return to the clothing repertoire, Ricepaper Magazine 19.2 issue presents a collection of work that ignites the transitional prospect. From the memories of what we were to the anticipation of what we’ll become, 19.2 issue features works from emerging writers and...
An Exclusive Interview with Doretta Lau, Nancy Lee, Kevin Chong, and Tom Cho

An Exclusive Interview with Doretta Lau, Nancy Lee, Kevin Chong, and Tom Cho

  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 Dancing.  Curious to know the answers? Find out in the latest interview with...
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A Winter Solstice Celebration of Poetry and Music

A Winter Solstice Celebration of Poetry and Music

Celebrate the solstice with local poets and musicians at a fundraiser for kids in need. Hosted by Pandora’s Collective and Dead Poet’s Reading Society.

Wednesday, December 10, 7-9:30pm, at The Cottage Bistro, 4468 Main Street, Vancouver.

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Ricepaper Second Serving: Gillian Sze, poet

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Jillian Tamaki ‘This One Summer’ Receives Governor General’s Literary Award

Jillian Tamaki ‘This One Summer’ Receives Governor General’s Literary Award

Ricepaper Magazine would like to congratulate Jillian Tamaki, This One Summer, for earning the Governor General Literary Awards in the Children’s Literature – Illustration category; and her cousin Mariko Tamaki, who also received acknowledgement for This One Summer in the … more »

Dolphin SOS Book Launch Tuesday November 18

Dolphin SOS Book Launch Tuesday November 18

Join us at Book Warehouse at Main Street and King Edward on Tuesday November 18 at 7pm to celebrate the launch of “Dolphin SOS” by Roy Miki, Salvia Miki, and Julie Flett.

There will be reading, Q&A, book signing, and … more »

Ricepaper Second Serving: Bing Thom, architect

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Ricepaper Second Serving: Tzi Ma, actor

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ShaoLan Hsueh TedTalk: Learn to Read Chinese with ease

ShaoLan Hsueh TedTalk: Learn to Read Chinese with ease

A Chinese scholar understands 20,000 Chinese characters, but you only need to understand 1,000 to comprehend the language and even less to read a newspaper or menu.

ShaoLan Hsueh, entrepreneur, investor, and author will show you the basic steps to … more »

Ricepaper Second Serving: Tobias Wong, artist/designer

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Elaine Woo "Cycling with the Dragon” Book Launch and Readings

Elaine Woo “Cycling with the Dragon” Book Launch and Readings

Join us at the book launch of Cycling with the Dragon, Elaine Woo’s new book of poems. Hosted by Ariadne Sawyer and Grace Woo, the book launch will feature Wanda John-Kehewin, Yilin Wang and Jonina Kirton as readers.


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Ricepaper Second Serving: Larissa Lai, writer

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