Black Panther is lasting impact and for all the right reasons.
As a superhero movie, it has got everything you would expect: intense... more
After last year’s infamous envelope slip up, audiences were no doubt watching the 2018 Oscar Awards Show wondering if an error of the... more
Even before its release, Black Panther was already well on its way to becoming a cultural phenomenon.
Being the first massive superhero... more
There was something about Kim’s Convenience’s writing that just didn’t click with me. It certainly has its moments, but on the whole... more
What happens when a place you call home sees you as a “problem”?
by Erica Isomura
Note: This is the third piece in a series... more
Re-enacted internment history at the PNE brings audience to site of detainment
by Erica Isomura
It was a typical Vancouver evening,... more
Mayumi Yoshida doesn’t know it yet, but she’s kind of a big deal.
Positive reviews and award nominations follow the Japanese... more
[caption id="attachment_30270" align="aligncenter" width="432"] Powell Street Festival, Sakura Singers in their Traditional Yukatas |... more
The 38th annual Vancouver Pride Parade took place on Sunday, July 31st, from central downtown on Robson Street at Thurlow Street through... more
Vancouver's Comic Arts Festival 2016 was held last month providing a wonderful opportunity to connect with over a hundred artists, writers,... more
As the demographics of the United States increasingly diverse over time, the industries that were formerly lacking in diversity change for... more
Barbie, as many will recall, was the epitome of beauty for many women who grew up with her. Her small frame and unrealistic proportions... more
Since the revival of the #oscarssowhite hashtag on social media this year, the waters surrounding this conversation have become even more... more
On Jan. 14, the Academy Award nominees were announced, reigniting the recurring discussion about the film industry’s lack of diversity.... more
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During the 2015 Federal Election Campaign, Justin Trudeau and the Liberal party promised to re-settle 25,000 refugees... more
I will admit that I have no previous knowledge of the Heroes franchise, so watching the premiere of Heroes Reborn, which included the first... more
When Fresh Off The Boat first premiered on television sometime last year, it was considered a key moment for many Asian-American television... more
The newest reboot of the Fantastic Four franchise is receiving negative to downright terrible reviews. Since its premiere, critics have... more
It's a known fact that the mainstream film industry has a colour problem and a gender problem. As a consequence, films featuring... more
The Academy Awards are always full of “glamour and glitter, diamonds and dresses” as host Neil Patrick Harris sang in his opening... more