Queering the Filipino Diaspora in Canada
Conferences / Film Screenings

Queering the Filipino Diaspora in Canada

QUEERING THE FILIPINO DIASPORA IN CANADA Featuring the documentary, “StandStill” by Joella Cabalu Tuesday, March 17, 2015 4:00-6:00 PM Liu Institute for Global Issues, Case Room, UBC 6476 NW Marine Drive, Vancouver Unceded Musqueam Territory ABOUT THE DOCUMENTARY StandStill (2013) is a short documentary on the filmmaker’s journey to bring together her gay brother and … Continue reading

January 14 Free Lecture on Human Trafficking: Philippine, Canadian and Global Context
Film Screenings / Lectures/Workshops

January 14 Free Lecture on Human Trafficking: Philippine, Canadian and Global Context

The UBC Philippine Studies Series in cooperation with other sponsors invite you to┬áHuman Trafficking: Philippine, Canadian and Global Context. Time: Monday, January 14th, 5:30 – 8:00 pm. (Refreshments at 5:30 pm, the forum begins at 6:00 pm) Location: Liu Institute for Global Issues, The University of British Columbia 6476 NW Marine Drive, Vancouver, BC, Canada … Continue reading

January – March 2013 Movie Nights On The Sexual Lives of Filipinos during the Marcos Dictatorship
Film Screenings / Reading Sessions

January – March 2013 Movie Nights On The Sexual Lives of Filipinos during the Marcos Dictatorship

Our movie nights are back by popular demand! Presenting the Winter 2013 Viewing and Reading Group on… The Sexual Lives of Filipinos during the Marcos Dictatorship: The Politics of Desire in the Philippine Popular Imagination It’s programmed by Teilhard Paradela, a PhD Student of History. We’ll read an academic essay in our own time, watch … Continue reading

December 19 Film Screening of Busong (Palawan Fate) for Kathara Canada’s 10th Year Anniversary
Community Event / Film Screenings

December 19 Film Screening of Busong (Palawan Fate) for Kathara Canada’s 10th Year Anniversary

Kathara Canada is having their 10th Year Anniversary Fundraiser, and they’re presenting Busong (Palawan Fate) at the Rio Theatre. Time: Wednesday, December 19, 6:00 – 9:00 pm Location: The Rio Theatre, 1660 East Broadway, Vancouver Tickets: $15 at the door, $13 advanced Punay was born with wounds in her feet so she cannot step on … Continue reading