Learning All the Lessons

Learning All the Lessons

An Evening with Monia Mazigh and Barâa Arar

“Being a person of colour, being a Muslim woman who wears the hijab, or being anyone who identifies publicly with a minority group, that identity becomes politicized by others whether you like it or not.”—Barâa Arar

Continuing the conversation …

Continuing the conversation …

Consultation and Protocol: Writing About Others We’re all encouraged to “write about what we know” – and we’re also encouraged, as writers, to stretch and engage our imaginations. So what happens when the desire hits us to write about a...
Joy Kogawa honoured

Joy Kogawa honoured

The Nikkei Place Foundation has selected Joy Kogawa as the 2018 recipient of the Thomas Shoyama Lifetime Achievement Award, to be presented this Sunday, March 11, 2018, at their spring fundraiser, the Thomas Shoyama Sakura Gala. We congratulate Joy as a most deserving...