VAFF Recap & Congratulations to All Our Father’s Relations
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VAFF Recap & Congratulations to All Our Father’s Relations

The Vancouver Asian Film Festival was outstanding this year! PCHC members and friends were present at a large number of films this year, including international and Canadian shorts, Mixed Match, #TheLastSmile, #Tyrus, and PCHC’s co-presented film #AllOurFathersRelations. Congratulations to all filmmakers and VAFF crew on your excellent achievements, and a special congrats to all winners of … Continue reading

Oral History Project with Indonesian-Canadian Elders
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Oral History Project with Indonesian-Canadian Elders

With the support from PCHC-MoM Society and UBC, the Canadian Indonesian Diaspora Society (CIDS) received a federal government grant to record the migration and family stories of Indonesian-Canadian elders. Migration researcher and writer Kilim Park and Co-Founder/Co-Editor in Chief of Loose Lips Magazine Kristi Alexandra, co-ordinators of the project, brought the community together on October 27 … Continue reading

Exhibition: BATIK – Expression of Identities
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Exhibition: BATIK – Expression of Identities

Canadian Society for Asian Arts in Vancouver, British Columbia, in collaboration with the Institute of Ethnic Studies (KITA) and the National University of Malaysia, presents the exhibition: BATIK – Expression of Identities Opening Reception: Sunday October 30th, 2016 12:00pm Exhibition dates: October 30th – December 9, 2016 Tuesday – Sunday 10am – 5pm Closed on Mondays and Canadian Statutory Holidays … Continue reading

Asian Canadians on Lekwungen Territories: Race, Indigeneity, & the Transpacific
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Asian Canadians on Lekwungen Territories: Race, Indigeneity, & the Transpacific

Asian Canadians on Lekwungen Territories: Race, Indigeneity, and the Transpacific  Monday, November 7 – Registration Open! Asian Canadians and First Nations have been interacting in Victoria area for over 150 years, and we want to hear their stories, bitter or sweet. Join the ACVI team and guest speakers John Adams, Charlayne Thornton-Joe, Ann-Lee and Gordon … Continue reading

Photo Gallery: Opening of New Chinese Canadian Military Museum Exhibition
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Photo Gallery: Opening of New Chinese Canadian Military Museum Exhibition

Yesterday, on Wednesday, October 5th, the Chinese Canadian Military Society launched their new exhibition on the 75th Anniversary of the Battle of Hong Kong. PCHC brought volunteers to the opening at the Chinese Cultural Centre of Greater Vancouver, and were were privileged to have met amazing Chinese Canadian World War II veterans, including Bing Wong … Continue reading

Call for Volunteers: Special Exhibition Launch at Chinese Canadian Military Museum
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Call for Volunteers: Special Exhibition Launch at Chinese Canadian Military Museum

If you are interested in a volunteer opportunity with the Pacific Canada Heritage Centre – Museum of Migration (PCHC-MoM) Society on Wednesday, October 5th, please read on. PCHC is looking for a couple of volunteers to help out with the launch of a special exhibition at the Chinese Canadian Military Museum on Wednesday, October 5th 2016 at … Continue reading

Chinese Canadian Military Museum & Senator Vivienne Poy Commemorate 75th Anniversary of Battle of Hong Kong
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Chinese Canadian Military Museum & Senator Vivienne Poy Commemorate 75th Anniversary of Battle of Hong Kong

The Chinese Canadian Military Museum invites you to join with them and retired senator Vivienne Poy as they commemorate the 75th anniversary of the Battle of Hong Kong with the launch of their new exhibition. Wednesday, October 5, 2016 Chinese Canadian Military Museum 2nd Floor, 555 Columbia Street, Vancouver 17:00 p.m. Learn more about the dark days and years for … Continue reading

PCHC Photos from LiterASIAN 2016
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PCHC Photos from LiterASIAN 2016

PCHC was a partner at LiterASIAN 2016, a festival of Asian-Canadian writing and literature. From an opening panel to workshops, book launches, and a concluding Peking duck dinner, PCHC was proud to support celebrated and emerging Asian-Canadian writers. To members of the community who stopped by our table at the Word Vancouver festival, we loved getting a … Continue reading

From Hongcouver to…? Two Dialogues at St. John’s College UBC
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From Hongcouver to…? Two Dialogues at St. John’s College UBC

From Hongcouver to…? Looking Three Decades Past and Three Decades Ahead Over the last three decades since Expo86, Vancouver has transformed as a city. This dialogue looks back over the last thirty years at how trans-Pacific migration and financial connections have changed Vancouver. The goal of this conversation is to have a reasoned, thoughtful, and … Continue reading

PCHC Partners to Present LiterASIAN 2016
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PCHC Partners to Present LiterASIAN 2016

PCHC-MoM is a partner of LiterASIAN 2016, hosted by the Asian Canadian Writers’ Workshop. Check out http://literasian.com/ to find out about writing workshops, book launches, and additional panels going on this week. On Sunday, September 25 PCHC will have a table at LiterASIAN at the Word on the Street festival at Vancouver’s Library Square from 11:00am-5:00pm. Come join … Continue reading