Living Library Pilot
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Living Library Pilot

Living Library Pilot Date: Thursday, November 3rd, 2016 Time: 6:00pm-7:30pm Location: UBC Asian Centre, 1871 West Mall Admission: Free, but please register at Eventbrite. Hosts: UBC Asian Library and PCHC-MoM Society   Description: LIVING LIBRARY A Living Library Program makes people—rather than books—available for checkout. In the Asian Library context, such a program would provide a space for distinguished individuals who … Continue reading

PCHC Partners to Present All Our Father’s Relations at VAFF
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PCHC Partners to Present All Our Father’s Relations at VAFF

We are pleased to announce that PCHC will be a partner for the screening of  Sarah Ling and Al Yoshizawa’s new film, All Our Father’s Relations, on Sunday November 6th, 2016 from 4:30pm-6:30pm at Cineplex Odeon International Village Cinemas Vancouver. This film follows Elder Larry Grant and Howard Grant and their mixed Chinese and First Nations family and … Continue reading

Photos: Special Screening of Episodes from “Chinese Restaurants”
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Photos: Special Screening of Episodes from “Chinese Restaurants”

PCHC partnered with the Asian Canadian Writers Workshop to present episodes from the ground-breaking documentary series “Chinese Restaurant” series, which focused on the Chinese and Hakka diaspora throughout the world through the lens of Chinese restaurants. Following the episodes was a Q&A panel with the filmmakers themselves, Cheuk Kwan and Kwoi Gin.   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

Chinese Restaurant Series: Screening and Q&A with the Filmmakers
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Chinese Restaurant Series: Screening and Q&A with the Filmmakers

In partnership with the Asian Canadian Writers’ Workshop (ACWW), PCHC is screening a selection of dynamic episodes of the ground-breaking Chinese Restaurant series by award-winning filmmaking duo: producer/director Cheuk Kwan and cinematographer Kwoi Gin. The screenings will take place on two separate days, and Q&A panels with the filmmakers with follow the presentations. Registration is required on Eventbrite for … 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

Two Post-Conference Activities Organized by PCHC-MoM
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Two Post-Conference Activities Organized by PCHC-MoM

Over 200 scholars and researchers from around the world will be gathered in Richmond from July 6 to 8 for the 9th International Conference of the International Society for the Study of Chinese Overseas (ISSCO). In partnership with the University of British Columbia, PCHC-MoM Society will be recruiting and training volunteers to serve at the … Continue reading

Free Walking Tour: Where Vancouver Remembers – A Selection of Early Chinese Stories
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Free Walking Tour: Where Vancouver Remembers – A Selection of Early Chinese Stories

“Free Walking Tour: Where Vancouver Remembers — A Selection of Early Chinese Stories Date: May 14 (Saturday) Time: 10:30 – 11:30 am Venue: Mountain View Cemetery (5455 Fraser St., Vancouver)   FREE but spots are limited. Pre-registration required through 604-325-2646 or mountainviewcemetery@vancouver.ca In 1890, when the City of Vancouver allocated a section at Mountain View Cemetery for … Continue reading

Photos from PCHC-MoM Guided Tour of the Royal British Columbia Museum
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Photos from PCHC-MoM Guided Tour of the Royal British Columbia Museum

Yesterday, October 27th, the PCHC-MoM Society led a guided tour of the Gold Rush! El Dorado in BC exhibition at the Royal British Columbia Museum in Victoria. The fascinating exhibit included wonderful interactive displays and artefacts relating to the Chinese worker and migrant experience in the gold rush. Thanks to Tzu-I Chung for being our host! … Continue reading

Day Trip! PCHC-MoM Guided Tour at RBC Museum Oct 27th
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Day Trip! PCHC-MoM Guided Tour at RBC Museum Oct 27th

The PCHC-MoM Society is leading a guided tour of a Gold Rush Exhibit at Victoria’s Royal British Columbia Museum on Tuesday October 27th! Please join us at 1:30pm at RBC Museum, where PCHC-MoM has arranged for a guided tour for our supporters and partners at 2:00pm. Admission at museum but no extra charge necessary for the tour! If … Continue reading