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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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For two decades, Ricepaper Magazine published profiles, Q&A, and interviews from some of the most prominent artists, scribes, and influencers in the Asian Canadian community. The Ricepaper Second Serving series offer readers a chance to look back at our history more »

Ricepaper Second Serving: Tzi Ma, actor

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For two decades, Ricepaper Magazine published profiles, Q&A, and interviews from some of the most prominent artists, scribes, and influencers in the Asian Canadian community. The Ricepaper Second Serving series offer readers a chance to look back at our history more »

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 »

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 … more »

Ricepaper Second Serving: Tobias Wong, artist/designer

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For two decades, Ricepaper Magazine published profiles, Q&A, and interviews from some of the most prominent artists, scribes, and influencers in the Asian Canadian community. The Ricepaper Second Serving series offer readers a chance to look back at our history more »

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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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


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The story of Scholar Dong and Madam Li is a tale of passion, lust, purity, tragedy, and humour. When the educated scholar was appointed more »

Ricepaper Second Serving: Larissa Lai, writer

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For two decades, Ricepaper Magazine published profiles, Q&A, and interviews from some of the most prominent artists, scribes, and influencers in the Asian Canadian community. The Ricepaper Second Serving series offer readers a chance to look back at our history more »