Giving Tuesday

Giving Tuesday

Early in 2019, the Historic Joy Kogawa House Society plans to undertake a conservation project to restore the sunroom and living room at Historic Joy Kogawa House. We have $75,000 in funding from the BC Museums Association in the form of a BC | Canada 150 project...
Court Approves Sale of Kogawa House

Court Approves Sale of Kogawa House

Vancouver, BC – The Land Conservancy of B.C. (TLC) on Friday, October 28, received Supreme Court of B.C. approval to transfer the Historic Joy Kogawa House to the City of Vancouver. Located in Vancouver’s Marpole neighbourhood, the house is the childhood home of...
Reminder for This Saturday!

Reminder for This Saturday!

Please join us on Saturday, October 29, at our annual general meeting to hear what’s new, meet our members, mingle with friends, and help us make Historic Joy Kogawa House a heritage and cultural space that we can be proud of, and have access to, for generations to...
Our new writer-in-residence

Our new writer-in-residence

Although Shaughnessy Bishop-Stall has lived in Toronto for the past 10 years, and Montreal for the decade before that, he grew up in Vancouver. Bishop-Stall has been working as an author, freelance journalist, and teacher for more than 20 years. His work has appeared in most major publications in Canada, including Maclean’s, Walrus, and Saturday Night.