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Sho and Yana-imi
ショウとヤナイミ
Visual Arts​, Literary​

This video combines uta-sanshin, spoken word and elemental images to invoke a dialogue with our uyafaafuji, known and unknown. This homage to severed connection will expand upon previous live performances Sho and Yana-imi have done within the Uchinaanchu community. From

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From the Prairies to the Pacific Rim |
E. Hiroko Isomura, Emily Riddle, Rita Wong, and Sacha Ouellet
フロム・ザ・プレーリー・トゥ・ザ・パシフィックリム
Poetry, Literary​

Writers Rita Wong, Emily Riddle, Sacha Ouellet, and Erica Hiroko Isomura trace their respective ancestries, activism, and creative endeavors from amiskwaciwâskahikan in the Prairies, across the Rockies, and into the Salish Sea.  Echoing “Spatial Poetics” of Powell

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Dub This Road (TAIKOPERA) |
ダブ・ディス・ロード
(たいこペラ)
Music

An innovative musical meeting, and long-distance hi-fi collaboration between British hapa singer/recording artist Denise Sherwood and groundbreaking all-women’s drum groups, Sawagi and Onibana Taiko, with sound designs by legendary dub reggae producer Adrian Sherwood…    Specially recorded for Powell Street Festival online,