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The Bulletin: A Journal of Japanese Canadian community, history + culture

  • Monthly circulation of 4150 (5150 or more for special issues)
  • English and Japanese content
  • 56 pages (88-96 pages for special issues)
  • Full colour 70 lb gloss cover, black and white super high-brightness improved newsprint pages 
  • National subscriber base with a concentration in BC and Metro Vancouver
  • Free distribution throughout Metro Vancouver, click HERE for locations


The Bulletin has focused on Japanese Canadian life since 1958

  • Arts and culture
  • Community profiles and local events
  • Historical perspectives 
  • Social commentary and human rights
  • Food and beverage

Monthly columns

  • Community Calendar (English)
  • JCCA President’s Message (English/Japanese)
  • Community Kitchen Recipes by Satoye Kita (English)
  • CrossCurrents Commentary by Masaki Watanabe (English/Japanese)
  • Vancouver Japanese Language School Community Update (English/Japanese)
  • National Association of Japanese Canadians National News (English)
  • Tonari Gumi Corner Japanese Community Volunteers Association (English/Japanese)
  • Powell Street Festival Update (English)
  • Toronto National Association of Japanese Canadians Update (English)
  • Nikkei Place Monthly Update (English/Japanese)
  • Nikkei Seniors Health Care & Housing Society (English/Japanese)
  • JCCA Human Rights Committee (Japanese)
  • Commentary by Yusuke Tanaka (Japanese)
  • Meets Community Interview (Japanese)
  • Beauty and Wellness by Natsuko Moretti (Japanese)
  • La Petite Kitchen Recipes by Tanaka Asahi (Japanese)

Special Issues

These include full colour inside pages, have an increased print run, number of pages and distribution, include the festival program and are distributed at each festival 

July Powell St Festival issue
Click HERE to see 2018 issue

August Nikkei Matsuri Festival issue
Click HERE for more information

Ad Rates and Specs

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Submission deadline

The 15th of the preceding month

Website ads

  • 1 month term from upload date
  • $50 per month (50% off for print advertisers)
  • 293 x 293 pixels, JPEG or GIF



Anne Jew | Advertising Manager 

Tel 604 609 0657

E-mail annejew[at]


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