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Gaman - Portraits of Chicago Nisei WWII Veterans

Gaman: Portraits of Chicago Nisei World War II Veterans, chronicles the experiences of six Japanese American veterans. After the United States entered World War II, Executive Order 9066 was signed, classifying all Japanese living in the United States, citizens and non-citizens, as 4C – Enemy Alien. 228 more words


Fatlace Evo IX

Fatlace Evo at Stance:Nation’s Nisei Showoff. A cool weekend it was.


StanceNation & Showoff 2014 (Nisei Week)

This is the second installment of the collaboration between StanceNation and Showoff. Showoff were the ones who basically started this show back in 1994 and have kept this show into an amazing ones and is still going from all the OG Shows in the car scene. 464 more words

Car Show

The early pioneers of Aikido in Hawaii: Who was Kiyoshi Nagata? Hilo Aikido club's first chief instructor.

L-R Takashi Nonaka, Yasu Iwasa, Koichi Tohei, Kazuo Takaki, Kiyoshi Nagata Sensei. Circa 1955 at the Liliokulani Teahouse in Hilo Hawaii. Photo courtesy of Bernie Lau. 1,011 more words

Go Metro to Nisei Week festivities in Little Tokyo this weekend

This Saturday and Sunday, August 16 to 17, is the closing weekend of Nisei Week, Little Tokyo’s annual celebration of Japanese culture and community… 303 more words

Metro Lifestyle

Nisei at FringeNYC

The story of a Japanese American soldier during World War II is brought to vivid life in Marla A. Hirokawa’s dance piece, Nisei, performed by the Covenant Ballet Theatre of Brooklyn as part of the New York International Fringe Festival. 677 more words