Bruce Fulton, Asian Studies Associate Professor, and his Wife Ju-Chan Fulton are at it again with a new translation to be released this summer. Equal parts muckraking novel, transnational love story, and panoramic social critique, Cho Chongnae’s The Human Jungleportrays China on the verge of becoming the world’s dominant economic force. Published as a trilogy […]
Punjabi Cinema – ASIA 365 Everyone has heard about Bollywood, but that is not the only game in town! ASIA 365, Punjabi Cinema, is your chance to understand Punjabi culture in a completely new way. If you take this class, you’ll understand not only more about Punjabi film in relation to South Asian film overall, but […]
Studying Hong Kong cinema allows students to understand the global reach of a major international industry and the local expression of Hong Kong identity through visual spectacle, story, style, stars, and sound.
Mareike Entzian, BA '15, is currently working for Dezan Shira & Associates in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, contributing articles, translations and general social media management and editorial tasks for their communications department. Before graduating, Mareike worked for the department of Asian Studies as a work/learn student.
Milton Kiang, B.A., LLB. is a Sr. Resume Writer with Vancouver Resume Professional. Milton helps clients win job interviews by writing professional, impeccable resumes that capture an applicant’s biggest “selling points” to an employer. He has written previously for the Vancouver Sun, the Vancouver Courier and the Georgia Straight, and was a contributor to the Career & Business section of The Lawyers Weekly newspaper. Milton’s writing has also appeared in online job sites such as FreshGigs.ca and BCJobs.ca
Micki Cowan, BA 2011, pursued a career in journalism after graduating. Last summer she spent two months around Shanghai gathering footage, interviews and doing research for a documentary that will be coming out this April called “Dying to Breathe” regarding the air pollution in China.
Catch Rajasthan Josh in Vancouver on July 9th during Indian Summer Festival! These world music superstars blend modern Indian sounds with a thousand years of Sufi mystic tradition. Click here for more information and tickets.
Don’t miss physicist and food activist Dr. Vandana Shiva July 14 as part of Indian Summer 2016. Dr. Shiva will talk about food security, food sovereignty, and the fight for a democratic and sustainable food system. Click here for more information and tickets.
The Pacific Canada Heritage Centre – Museum of Migration (PCHC-MoM) Society is assembling a team of volunteers to work at an international conference on the study of Chinese overseas to be held in Richmond on July 6th to 8th, 2016.