In a post-apocalyptic future where humanity has become endangered, an android traveling in her spaceship is tasked to visit various planets to deliver memories in packages to the smattering of humans still surviving. This is The Whispering Star, the … more »...
After learning that rich gangsters have abducted his estranged son, a former street ruffian makes repeated attempts to save him—in a covert bid to atone for ditching the boy and his mother years ago. Although played out as a drama … more »...
Forty is life’s dreaded midpoint for some, but in film festival years 40 can feel like the throes of young adulthood. Forced to adapt to a competitive festival scene over the past years, Toronto’s 40th edition is a humble attempt … more...
The second annual literASIAN: A Festival of Pacific Rim Asian Canadian Writing was successfully held on October 9-12 in Vancouver and Richmond. ACWW and the Canadian literary community was proud to invite 13 featured writers to perform readings, conduct seminars … 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 »