The 10th International Symposium - “Border Crossing and Interaction: Evolution and Achievements of Chinese Canadian Literature”

July 16, 2017

The David See-chai Lam Centre for International Communication will be a supporter of the 30th Anniversary of the Chinese Canadian Writers’ Association (CCWA) and the 10th international symposium entitled “Border Crossing and Interaction: Evolution and Achievements of Chinese Canadian Literature”  at the Chinese Cultural Centre. Nearly 30 writers and scholars from Canada, the United States, China, Hong Kong, Macao, Korea and Thailand will come to present their papers. The symposium will be followed by a round-table discussion and dinner at the Floata Seafood Restaurant (180 Keefer Street),  6-9pm. For details, visit or contact    

Press Release (CCWA)

Singtao Daily (June 23, 2017)

About the Chinese Canadian Writers' Association (CCWA)

The Chinese Canadian Writers’ Association was co-founded in 1987 by Mr. Paul Lo and Dr. Laifong Leung, then a professor at the University of Alberta. Its current Chair is  Mr. William Chan. As a registered organization in British Columbia, its mission is threefold: to create a platform of literary interaction, to encourage creative writing, and raise the level of literary appreciation. In the past thirty years, the association has held many activities including book launches, lectures, poetry recitation, film appreciations, monthly gatherings, as well as nine international symposia on Chinese Canadian literature.

Sunday, July 16, 2017

9:00am - 5:00pm

Chinese Cultural Centre
555 Columbia Street

For details, visit or contact