The sun is out and it’s time to hit the beach! What better companion than a nice cool issue of Ricepaper? 19.1 features an exclusive interview with Olivia Chow and fresh new content from Philip Huynh, Lydia Kwa, Ronaldo Acuna, Changming Yuan, Anna Yin, Emily Chou, Katherine Luo, Aaron Chan, Sherry Wong, Marie Musuki Mockett and Sally Ito. Also check out the reviews of Three Souls by Janie Chang, Sinuous by Lydia Kwa, Light by Souvankham Thammavongsa, Parenting Without Borders by Christine Gross-Loh, and How Does a Single Blade of Grass Thank the Sun by Doretta Lau. And coolness unto itself is the season-appropriate cover from CHINA: Portrait of a People photographer Tom Carter.