Kogawa House News

Shut Up and Write New Series Starting!

What Is Shut Up and Write? Shut Up And Write meet-ups place the typically solitary activity of writing into a more social space. The idea is simple: a group of people get together and focus on their own writing, with short breaks to socialise – “No critiquing,...

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The othering of immigrants in Canada

by Monia Mazigh - This column was originally published at rabble.ca. This summer, I completed a writer's residence in the Marpole community of Vancouver, B.C., at the Historic Joy Kogawa House. It is a privilege to be in a place that saw some of the childhood years of...

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