Release of new anthology AlliterAsian: 20 years of Asian Canadian literature to celebrate 20 years of Ricepaper.

Release of new anthology AlliterAsian: 20 years of Asian Canadian literature to celebrate 20 years of Ricepaper.

2015 marks the 20th anniversary of Ricepaper magazine, a pioneering periodical devoted to Asian-Canadian writing. Over the years, Ricepaper’s focus has shifted from predominantly arts and culture reporting to the publication of original literature; as such, it has both witnessed and cultivated the maturation of an Asian-Canadian literary tradition.  Many...
LiterASIAN 2015 Festival is here!  October 8-11

LiterASIAN 2015 Festival is here! October 8-11

The Vancouver Asian Canadian Writers’ Workshop (ACWW) is pleased to announce the countdown to its much anticipated celebration of LiterASIAN 2015: A Festival of Pacific Rim Asian Canadian Writing from October 8th to 11th, 2015 in Vancouver, BC. As a non-profit organization with a mandate to promote awareness of Asian...
20.2 Summer Issue

20.2 Summer Issue

Grab a cocktail and lay on the beach with your Raybans and enjoy the latest issue — our summer issue of Ricepaper magazine.   Profile of Suzanne Ma by Anna Ling Kaye, artist-to-artist profile of Holman Wang by Taylor Brown Evans, Fiction from Alan Bao, Jonathan Chan Simpson, Nadia Siu...
Ricepaper Magazine Digital

Ricepaper Magazine Digital

Ricepaper Magazine is now available in a digital format! Close at home or across the seas, you can enjoy all the delicious treats inside the pages of Ricepaper! Get your digital copy today!    
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Translation: The purest form of engagement with a text?

Translation: The purest form of engagement with a text?

Most of us at Ricepaper speak more than one language. Growing up 8,000 miles away from Vancouver, I too speak more than one language. Indonesian is my native tongue, with English as my second language.

In recent years I’m so … more »

Book Review – Hana Hashimoto, Sixth Violin

Hana HashimotoHANA HASHIMOTO, SIXTH VIOLIN
BY CHIERI UEGAKI & ILLUSTRATED BY QIN LENG
KIDS CAN PRESS (AUGUST 2014)
32 PAGES, $18.95 (HARDCOVER)
REVIEWED BY MIRANDA MENG

 

Hana Hashimoto, Sixth Violin is a story about courage and intergenerational love expressed at … more »

Book Review – Cycling With The Dragon

 

0889713014CYCLING WITH THE DRAGON

BY ELAINE WOO
NIGHTWOOD EDITIONS (SEPTEMBER 2014)
96 PAGES, $18.95 (PAPERBACK)

REVIEWED BY YILIN WANG

 

Cycling with the Dragon, the debut poetry collection by Chinese-Canadian author Elaine Woo, opens with a poem that … more »

The Asian Index - Dragon Ball, Expo 86, and Nintendo - 19.3

The Asian Index – Dragon Ball, Expo 86, and Nintendo – 19.3

Dragon Ball

The year Dragon Ball was originally serialized – 1984
The year MuchMusic first aired – 1984

The year the first Dragon Ball Z TV special aired – 1990
The year the first MuchMusic Video Music Awards aired – … more »

The Bond of Cities: Everything You Need To Know About Sister Cities

The Bond of Cities: Everything You Need To Know About Sister Cities

By Eric Wilkins 

Odessa, Ukraine; Yokohama, Japan; Edinburgh, Scotland; Guangzhou, China; and Los Angeles, United States. Upon first glance, seemingly the only commonality shared amongst these cities is the utter randomness with which they have been mentioned. However, despite each … more »

Ricepaper Second Serving: Fumie von Dehn, fashion 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 »

Book Review – Parenting Without Borders

Parenting_Without_Borders_cover-198x300PARENTING WITHOUT BORDERS by CHRISTINE GROSS-LOH

Avery (May 2 2013)
320 pages, $17 (Paperback)

REVIEWED BY RACHEL ROSE

 

Every now and then I read a book that changes the way I think; Parenting Without Borders is one of those … more »

Win 2 Tickets to Wen Wei Dance "Made In Canada” At Firehall Arts Centre

Win 2 Tickets to Wen Wei Dance “Made In Canada” At Firehall Arts Centre

LIKE us on Facebook and JOIN our Newsletter for a chance to WIN 2 tickets to Wen Wei Dance Made in Canada on FEB 18, 2015

Winner will be announced on Monday Feb 16, 2015.

 

WEN WEI DANCE Premieres more »

Ricepaper Second Serving: David Yee, playwright

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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 »

Wah-Ha-Ha: Great Philosopher Social Media

Great Philosopher Social Media3

This Wah-Ha-Ha was originally published in issue 19.1.

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