Our “History” has been missing the part of “HERSTORY” for far too long. This time, she will be telling her story in English and the language she chooses, so the vividness of her mother tongue can be preserved.
On a hot summer’s day, what beats the glaring sun better than a cold glass of beer? This year at TAIWANfest, in front of the Vancouver Art Gallery, you can enjoy an ice-cold beer while enjoying the performances and films on stage!
When family and friends – big or small – are together, it’s the perfect chance to show off your creativity with arts and crafts! Once again, TAIWANfest is preparing a world of fun for the whole family!
Behind the eyes of these female writers, they are reflecting on their own life stories, one by one, word by word. These stories are not necessarily historical chronicles, political commentaries, or biographies of the famous.
You don’t have to venture all the way to Hanoi to experience the thousand-year history of the Vietnamese water puppets! This summer, parents and children alike can be puppeteers at TAIWANfest, controlling puppets from buffaloes to tortoises to villagers.
There is no doubt, Taiwan is an important place for the preservation and celebration of the puppet theatre. With its origins in folk culture and customs, the puppet show is a common sight at Taiwanese temple celebrations.
In 2019, the little Pig Heroes began their journey from LunarFest in the winter. This summer, they’ll continue their quest at TAIWANfest, as they search for the people with the most precise touch on Granville Street – all in an effort to help those in need!