Novus TV: story about Gung Haggis World Poetry Night at Vancouver Public Library

Gung Haggis World Poetry Night
@ Vancouver Public Library

Gung Haggis Fat Choy Poster

It was January 24th, Robbie Burns Eve, at the Vancouver Public Library Central Branch.  And Novus TV came to video us.  A special blend of contemporary Scottish-Canadian and Chinese-Canadian poets, mixed with ancient Scottish and Chinese traditions
of Robbie Burns Day and Chinese New Year.
Thumbnail5:54  Gung Haggis Fat Choy 2011

Gung Haggis Fat Choy has become an annual tradition fusing Scottish and Chinese Cultures into a an inspiring evening of song, dance, and of course

Hosts: Todd Wong, Ariadne Sawyer and Alejandro Mujica-Olea

Special guests:

Michael Morris

James Mullen

Cara Kauhane

Steve Duncan- host of Co-Op Radio Wax Poetic

Dr. Ray Hsu – author of Anthropy, Cold Sleep Permanent Afternoon

Joe McDonald – bagpiper

Expect bagpipes, a Chinese dragon, and verbal fireworks!

For origins of Gung Haggis Fat Choy Robbie Burns Chinese New Year celebrations – click here

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