About Us

The Asian Canadian Writers' Workshop Society (ACWW) is a not-for-profit organization and is governed by a board of directors and executive team.  The purpose of the Society is:
  • to organize, sponsor, stage and otherwise promote cultural arts activities and events including festivals, presentations, demonstrations, exhibits, workshops and seminars involving Pacific Rim Asian Canadian literary arts, themes and interests conducted in the English language;
  • to encourage public appreciation of the above through educational activities including cultural exchange and scholarship
  • to foster public appreciation, awareness and community development through cultural events.

Board of Directors

Sean Gunn, Todd Wong, Eric Li


Madeleine Thien, Jamie Liew, C.E. Gatchalian, Marlene Enns, Jessica Chan, David HT Wong, Terry Watada, Wayne Ng,  Cheuk Kwan

Executive Director

Allan Cho

Mailing address:

Asian Canadian Writers' Workshop Society
P.O. Box 74174
Centre Point Mall PO
Vancouver, BC
V5T 4E7