It is my great pleasure to introduce to you the newest edition of Curious Quarterly, Pacific Worlds. Pacific Worlds encompasses all life that has been touched by the Pacific Ocean. Those that live in the quiet depths of its waters, and those who live on its ever-changing shores.
Contributor Sydney Barnes
Charlayne Thornton-Joe is a third generation Victorian with a connection to Canada’s oldest Chinatown like no other. Her grandparents came to Canada from China in the early twentieth century in search of opportunities. Her grandfather pioneered a life for his family in Victoria and owned a shoe store in Victoria’s Chinatown.