‘River Regions’ Thematic Research Network cultural event

You are invited to attend:



UBC Institute of Asian Research, CK Choi Building

June 20, 2014, Friday, 5:00-7:00 p.m.


5:00-5:30 – Light Refreshments

5:30-5:40 –  Welcome and Introductions 5:40-5:50 – KAPWA Festival Highlights 5:50-6:00 –  Presentation of an original Monterona painting gift to the Office of the UBC Dean of Arts 6:00-6:05 –  Message from Bert Monterona (PANCIT and RRR Network) 6:05-6:15 –  Erie Maestro on current plight of indigenous peoples: Focus on the Manobos in Mindanao 6:15-6:45 –  Indigenous peoples, immigrant settlers and river regions connection:  Sharing of River stories by RRR Network and PANCIT artists – Janice Valdez, Juliet Rivada, Abella Morales, Erwin Apilado, Dennis Gupa, Erie Maestro, Murray Forster, Nathan Forster, Amel Aldehaib

6:45-6:55 – Cultural Arts Performance by Kathara-Canada 6:55-7:00 – Acknowledgments


JR Guerrero and LC Angeles, Hosts

Sponsored by RRR Social Justice@UBC-IGRSSJ,  Kathara Cultural Society, Migrante BC, PANCIT & UBC Philippine Studies Series