Thursday, 7 February 2013

Radio Red Peony


PLEASE FEEL FREE TO SHUT THESE OFF, AND LISTEN TO THEM ONE AT A TIME: YOU'LL BE GLAD YOU DID! Or enjoy the serendipitous soundscape... 

Day 1: Interview with Howard Grant and Wade Grant about history of Chinese farms on Musqueam land


Day 2: interview with George Ng and his wife Rosalyn this morning on CBC Early Edition.   




Day 3: 

 Chinook Jargon

Fred Wah and Terry Glavin talk about the history of Chinook Jargon.




Day 4:

Red Peony: Wah Kwan Gwan's Story

Wah Kwan Gwan was an Aboriginal man who led his life inside Vancouver's Chinese community. He wasn't always accepted, but his knowledge of Cantonese opera was his ticket to belonging. He passed away in 2000.

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