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Japanese American National Museum names yonsei (fourth generation) scholar of Alaska as CEO

JANM new CEO Kimura Greg

LOS ANGELES (Jan 20, 2012)  –  The Board of Trustees of the Japanese American National Museum announces the hiring of G.W. (Greg) Kimura, Ph.D., as its new Chief Executive Officer. Since 2006, Dr. Kimura has been the President/CEO of the Alaska Humanities Forum (Alaska’s state humanities council), where its revenue doubled during his tenure...
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2012 / Japanese American National Museum to hold Oshogatsu Family Festival, Jan 8

JANM Oshogatsu Shishimai Performance by Kinnara Taiko

The Japanese American National Museum in Los Angeles will hold its 2012 Oshogatsu Family Festival with the theme of “Year of the Dragon” on Sunday, January 8, from 11 am to 5 pm. The Family Festival is free and open to the public. It features hands-on arts and crafts activities, food demonstrations and tastings...
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Screening / Hiroshima Nagasaki Download, Oct 22, 2-4 PM

Film Hiroshima Nagasaki Download

Screening: “Hiroshima Nagasaki Download” by Shinpei Takeda Saturday, October 22, 2011, 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm Tateuchi Democracy Forum Theater at the Japanese American National Museum in Little Tokyo, Downtown Los Angeles The Japanese American National Museum in Los Angeles present free screening of “Hiroshima Nagasaki Download” on Saturday, Oct 22, from 2 – 4 pm,...
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2007 / Japanese American National Museum “Special display commemorating the life of late Akio Morita, co-founder of the Sony Corporation” July 13 – September 9, 2007

A special display commemorating the life of the late Akio Morita, co-founder of the Sony Corporation, will be on view at the Japanese American National Museum in Los Angeles beginning Friday, July 13, 2007 and running through September 9, 2007. Developed by members of the Morita family, this exhibition highlights many of the achievements...
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