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Japanese ancestry ages 18 to 35 around world are asked to answer global survey: deadline Feb. 28

Japanese American National Museum and The Nippon Foundation collaborate on research about young Nikkei around the world LOS ANGELES – The Japanese American National Museum is collaborating with The Nippon Foundation on a large-scale, global research project to learn how young people of Japanese ancestry (Nikkei) experience and express their Japanese heritage. This project,...
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UCLA Nikkei Student Union Annual Cultural Night set for Feb. 22, 2019

UCLA Nikkei Student Union Annual Cultural Night set for Feb. 22, 2019 https://www.facebook.com/uclanikkei/?ref=page_internal
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Japanese American National Museum – Book Talk with Rev. Duncan Ryuken Williams about “American Sutra” Feb. 23, 2:00-4:00PM

Japanese American National Museum 100 N Central Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90012 www.janm.org Author Discussion – American Sutra: A Story of Faith and Freedom in the Second World War Saturday February 23, 2:00 – 4:00 PM Duncan Ryuken Williams, a Soto Zen Buddhist priest and Director of the USC Shinso Ito Center for Japanese Religions...
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Book Talk by Duncan Williams – “American Sutra” depicting the Japanese American Buddhists experience in the WWII incarceration camps at USC campus, Feb. 26, 6:00 – 8:15PM

University of Southern California American Sutra: Talk by Duncan Williams in Conversation with Varun Soni Tuesday, February 26, 2019,  6:00PM – 8:15PM The Fishbowl, University of Southern California RSVP Duncan Williams will speak about his new book American Sutra: A Story of Faith and Freedom During the Second World War (Harvard University Press, Feb. 2019)...
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Japanese American National Museum – “Gambatte! Legacy of an Enduring Spirit” Photo exhibition depicts triumph over adversity, ongoing

View: Nov. 17, 2018 – April 28, 2019 Gambatte! Legacy of an Enduring Spirit, going on view at the Japanese American National Museum in Los Angeles on Nov. 17, presents large-format contemporary photos taken by Pulitzer Prize-winning photojournalist Paul Kitagaki Jr. next to images shot 75 years ago by such noted photographers as Dorothea...
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Educational center on valor of Japanese American veterans presenting “Defining Courage” exhibition

Go For Broke Defining Courage

Go For Broke National Education Center 355 East First Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012 Defining Courage Exhibition www.goforbroke.org In May 2016, the Go For Broke National Education Center opened the interpretive exhibition to the public. The interpretive Defining Courage Exhibition is a hands-on and participatory learning center in the heart of Los Angeles’ Little...
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Celebrating 150 years of Japanese-American heritage, art, and cuisine, “Wakamatsu Fest 150” set for June 6-9, 2019

Save the Date! 4 days – June 6th through 9th – 2019 Wakamatsu Fest 150 Celebrating 150 years of Japanese-American heritage, art, and cuisine Wakamatsu Farm Historic site of the 1st Japanese colony in USA 941 Cold Spring Road, Placerville, CA 95667 Featuring food, agriculture, performing and studio arts, music, dance, history, and merchandise...
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Protected: 2019 / Nishiyamato Academy to present “Japanese Cultural Fair” in Lomita, Feb. 2

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Protected: 2019 / Okinawa Association of America to present “Finding Okinawa: Conversations with three artists” symposium, Jan. 27, 1PM

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