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Book Review – For Today I Am a Boy

fortodayiamaboy-220FOR TODAY I AM A BOY
by KIM FU

HarperCollins (January 2014)
256 pages, $19.99 (Paperback)

 

REVIEWED BY ERIC WILKINS

 

“But I want to be like you,” I said, grabbing Adele’s knee. “I want to have hair like more »

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Ricepaper Magazine Digital

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Ricepaper Second Serving: Ed Ou, photographer

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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 »

Book Review – The Age

the-ageTHE AGE

By Nancy Lee

McClelland & Stewart (March 2014)
281 pages, $22.95 (Paperback)

REVIEWED BY BRYCE TARLING

 

Nancy Lee, in her new novel The Age, takes us through a relentless exploration of adolescence and uncertainty. It begins … more »

Ricepaper Second Serving: Wayson Choy, 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 »

Asian Canadian Writers' Workshop Emerging Writer Award 2015     

Asian Canadian Writers’ Workshop Emerging Writer Award 2015    

ASIAN CANADIAN WRITERS’ WORKSHIP EMERGING WRITER AWARD GUIDELINES

2015—Fiction

The ACWW Emerging Writer Award (EWA) was established in 1999 to help authors of Pacific Rim Asian heritage be published with an established publishing house. The winner of the first award

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The Asian Index - Malaysia, Olympics, and Yao Ming - 19.2

The Asian Index – Malaysia, Olympics, and Yao Ming – 19.2

Malaysia 

The height of the longest waterfall in Canada (Alfred Creek Falls): 700 m
The height of the longest waterfall in Malaysia (Kadamaian Falls): 700 m

The year Malaysia achieved independence from Britain: 1957
The year White Rock seceded from … more »

Book Review – Sinuous

sinuousSINUOUS
by LYDIA KWA

Turnstone Press (September 26 2013)
128 pages, $17 (Paperback)

REVIEWED BY LUCY NG

 

Vancouver psychologist and writer/poet Lydia Kwa’s second collection of poetry sinuous charts the geographical and psychological territory of the lost, the alienated, … more »

Giving a Shit by Janet Marie Rogers - 19.4

Giving a Shit by Janet Marie Rogers – 19.4

We’ll give them leather and feathers
Whatever gets their attention
We’ll give them drums and songs
To see how long they’ll wait
For us to turn angry 

We work with unseen forces
Less a weapon with much less choices
Our … more »

Ricepaper Second Serving: Kevin Chong, 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 »