Aboriginal Canadian Writers Collective West Coast, explorASIAN and Doors Open Richmond, V6Y Presents! V6A + Rice Paper will be performing at the Richmond Cultural Centre.
Spoken word, song and story performance featuring works published in the popular V6A Anthology (edited by John Asfour, Elee Kraljii-Gardiner) and the current, Special Double Issue of Rice Paper Magazine: Aboriginal and Asian Writers (edited by Jim WongChu, Lee Maracle, and Richmond-based author Joanne Arnott.
This postal code reading is presented as part of a citywide festival, where the doors are thrown open and community members invited in. Postal Code Readings consist of 5-6 readers and discussions with the audience about neighbourhood issues and any questions the writers or audience have. It is a very informal but deeply affecting format.
Sunday, May 5, noon to 4pm, Richmond Cultural Centre Performance Hall, 7700 Minoru Gate, Richmond BC. For more information, please find here: http://www.richmond.ca/culture/cultural-centre/about.htm