Media Release: July 6, 2015
Cowichan Valley Museum & Archives and Prof. John Price, University of Victoria
Launch a new collaborative project, Asian Canadians on Vancouver Island: Race, Indigeneity and the Transpacific Objectives

The Cowichan Valley Museum & Archives and the University of Victoria launch a partnership project highlighting the stories of Asian Canadian communities in the Cowichan Valley on July 29, 2015. This project, also involving Lake Cowichan’s Kaatza Station Museum, is a new community-based initiative in archival research which aims to document the history of Asian Canadians here and create access to their stories. The launch takes place at 2:00 p.m. at the Cowichan Valley Museum in Duncan, BC. Please join us to learn more about this project and to meet Prof. Price and the graduate students, interns, local museum/archives staff, and members of the communities involved in the research.

John Price,
Professor of History
University of Victoria
On the traditional territories of Coast and Straits’ Salish Peoples
PO Box 3045 STN CSC
Victoria, B.C.
V8W 3P4
Tel: 250 721-7386
Fax: 250 721-8772