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Jan. 14: Japanese Americans and Trans-Pacific Christianities

For this class, we are going to read four short stories from Aiiieeeee!:

  • John Okada, No-No Boy (selections)
  • Momoka Ura, The Gold Watch (Act I)
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Honoring those that serve us

Tournament of Roses 2015

Alhambra, California honored the Japanese-Americans in WWII with their “Go For Broke” display:

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Honoring Louis Zamperini… 163 more words

Family History

Nisei Fishing Company Apparel & Craft Shows

About a year ago I was asked to join an annual Asian-American craft show in the area called Koi Krafters. I don’t consider myself a “crafter” but I was intrigued at the idea. 1,151 more words

Art & Design

Japanese Internment during WWII Part I: Bill Nishimura

A couple of year ago my wife and I attended a two-day symposium in Santa Fe about the history of Japanese Internment in the United States during WWII. 1,962 more words