Bataan Legacy

The Role of Filipinos during World War II
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Author and playwright, Cecilia Gaerlan, will present a multi-media program which will combine theatre, film, music, and photographs to depict the stories of World War II in the Philippines and portraying the emotional toll of war. She will also read excerpts from her novel and stage play, In Her Mother’s Image, which is set in the Philippines during World War II.

The highlight of this presentation will be the appearance of Bataan veterans who will speak about their experience during the war.

Sponsored by the Filipino American Center.

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Saturday, October 4, 2014
Main Library, Koret Auditorium
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Thursday, October 9, 2014
Main Library, Koret Auditorium
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Tuesday, October 28, 2014
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