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Winter 2013 issue is out

Winter 2013 issue is out

Our new issue is out, featuring awesome works by Madeleine Thien, Evelyn Lau, Doretta Lau, Pe-Lien, Ying Kong, Rachel Wong, Shanna Yeung, Lindsay Diehl, Yutaka Dirks, Linda Nguyen, Kagan Goh, Hanako Masutani and more! With book reviews of The Family

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Gung Haggis Fat Choy - March 16, 2014

Gung Haggis Fat Choy – March 16, 2014

17th annual Gung Haggis Fat Choy Robbie Burns Chinese New Year Dinner, celebrating the Year of the Horse

Victoria Poet Laureate Janet Rogers was a featured poet at the Gung Haggis dinner, and cohosts were siblings Margaret and Patrick Gallagher.… more »

We're looking for an awesome Online Editorial Volunteer

We’re looking for an awesome Online Editorial Volunteer

Ricepaper is a national quarterly magazine devoted to showcasing Asian Canadian artists, writers, performers and innovators since 1995. Ricepaper is published by the Asian Canadian Writers’ Workshop which has assisted Asian Canadian writers in publishing and showcasing their work since … more »

Vancouver Asian Film Festival - Ticket Giveway!

Vancouver Asian Film Festival – Ticket Giveway!

Asian Canadian Writers Workshop Society, publisher of Ricepaper is proud to be a community partner at the Vancouver Asian Film Festival. We’re currently giving away 2 FREE Tickets to Innocent Blood, the opening night film on Thursday Nov … more »

literAsian – A festival of Pacific Rim Canadian Writing

Countdown to the literASIAN: A Festival Featuring Asian Canadian authors

The Vancouver Asian Writers’ Workshop (ACWW) is pleased to announce the countdown to its much anticipated inaugural celebration of Asian Canadian writing set for November 21 to 24, 2013 in … more »

Ricepaper Haiku Death Match - Results!

Ricepaper Haiku Death Match – Results!

At Word Vancouver last weekend, we held the 1st ever Ricepaper Haiku Death Match. It started off with readings by Ricepaper contributors, Elaine Woo and Kim Fu. The readers also did double duty as haiku judges along with Ricepaper … more »

Ricepaper Loves Being "Down The Hall!" Do you?

Ricepaper Loves Being “Down The Hall!” Do you?

Here at Ricepaper and the Asian Canadian Writer’s Workshop Society, we love being “down the hall!”

We truly, truly love Asian Canadian writers. Some of them happen to be Chinese. Some of them are women. Some are heterosexual. Some are … more »

Sept 13 - Yin Yeung Express - storytelling & supper event

Sept 13 – Yin Yeung Express – storytelling & supper event

Join us for a special night of storytelling and supper
Yin Yeung Express is a unique culinary event on September 13-15. It’s a night of supper and storytelling curated by Ricepaper magazine (Sept. 13), Rain City Chronicles (Sept. 14), and … more »

Ricepaper Haiku Death Match at WORD Vancouver - Sept 29, 2013

Ricepaper Haiku Death Match at WORD Vancouver – Sept 29, 2013

Ricepaper contributors Kim Fu and Elaine Woo team up for the 1st ever Ricepaper Haiku Death Match. Kim Fu and Elaine Woo will read their favourite poetry pieces and along side Ricepaper editors, Kristin Cheung and Anna Ling Kaye, … more »

Call for Submissions – Fall 2013 issue

Publication Date: Fall 2013 Issue

Submission deadline: September 22, 2013

Are you passionate about literature? Do you want to contribute and be a part of your local arts community? Do you identify with the Pacific Rim Asian diaspora and Canadian

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Call for Submissions – Theme: HYPHEN NATION (Winter 2013 issue)

THEME ISSUE: HYPHEN NATION (Winter 2013 Issue)

Submission deadline: November 25, 2013

Do you feel like a single term such as “Asian,” “Canadian,” “Asian Canadian” or “Mixed” cannot contain who you really are? Does your identity reach beyond a single
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Alan Woo's book "Maggie's Chopstick" wins BC Book Prize!

Alan Woo’s book “Maggie’s Chopstick” wins BC Book Prize!

ACWW member and Ricepaper contributor, Alan Woo recently published his first book “Maggie’s Chopsticks” (Kids Can Press) last summer. Last night at the prestigious BC Book Prizes, it won “Christie Harris Illustrated Children’s Literature Prize“. 

Congrats … more »