On Tuesday, October 22, 7:30 to 9pm, Montreal poet, editor, and publisher Marco Fraticelli will present his two latest books of haibun (a combination of haiku and prose).
Bring your own poems, songs, and reflections on the moon, and on change, for a sharing circle on Monday, March 25, 7:00 to 9:00pm.
Please take a few minutes to provide your feedback. It is extremely valuable in understanding how the Historic Joy Kogawa House Society can best sustain itself long-term through such channels as programming, tours, events, and writers-in-residence.
It was the kind of crime that had been happening around the city lately — robberies targeting Japanese-run businesses. On January 2, 1942, Japanese confectionery stores on East Cordova and Hawks Avenue were robbed within a few minutes of each other. Three days later, The Sun reported that a window was broken at the confectionery store of E. Kariya at 595 Richards and a slab of wood was thrown at and smashed the window of the Jubilee Grocery at 3302 West Broadway. Then, on Friday, January 16, at 8:30 p.m., a tall, skinny man and two friends approached the Uno family confectionery store on the northwest corner of 4th and Alberta.