Saturday, February 04, 2006

Asian Canadian Culture Online Project

Asian Canadian Culture Online Project

Building on the success of the Chinese Canadian Culture Online Project


the Chinese Canadian National Council is now launching the


What are the experiences of an Asian Canadian youth? What does it mean to you? Write about it

We are currently seeking creative writings on or by Asian Canadian youth from across the country about their diverse experiences and perspectives on being Asian Canadian. As part of the Asian Canadian Culture Online Project, selected writings will be featured online in our anthology to share your stories with other young Asian Canadians. This exciting national project aims to showcase the history, experiences, contributions and talents of Vietnamese, Filipino and Chinese Canadians and will be launched in Spring 2006.

Whether it is about growing up in a small town or what it was like to immigrate to Canada, or how to make your own version of bubble tea or pepperoni pizza.

We want your stories! We want to showcase your talent!

We are accepting all form of writing including:
* short stories
* essays
* poetry
* spoken word
* other


Please complete the application form attached and include:

- One anthology submission (max. 1500 words)
- A personal profile (100 words)
- A description about your submission (100 words)

Please submit a digital version (MS Word) of your original work. Submissions will not be returned.

Submission Deadline: February 15th, 2006
Selected submissions will be notified by the end of March 2005.

To submit or for more information:

Lily Cheung
Project Coordinator

Chinese Canadian National Council
302 Spadina Avenue, Suite 507
Toronto, Ontario M5T 2E7
Tel: (416) 977-9871
Fax: (416) 977-1630

The Chinese Canadian National Council acknowledges the support of Canadian Heritage.