Japanese Imprisonment and Resettlement:

The Power of Our Intergenerational Stories
Event detail
CALENDAR_ADD_TO_MY
 
This intergenerational presentation will showcase poetry and memoirs about the imprisonment of over 120,000 Japanese Americans in prison camps during World War II.  Brian Komei Dempster--a third-generation Sansei--will read poems from his debut collection, Topaz, which looks at the lasting effects of wartime incarceration on his maternal family and younger generations.  Along with Dempster, a group of former camp prisoners and mainly second-generation Nisei writers--Florence Ohmura Dobashi, Sato Hashizume, and Daisy Satoda--will present their first-person stories. A book sale by Readers Books follows the event.

Próximos Eventos

RADAR Presents Reading + Launch Party:
Jueves 4 de Septiembre de 2014
Biblioteca Central, Sala Latino/Hispana A & B
Across the African Diaspora: Islam and Sexuality
Sábado 13 de Septiembre de 2014
Biblioteca Central, Auditorio Koret
Poetry Reading by Chun Yu
Sábado 27 de Septiembre de 2014
Chinatown/Him Mark Lai, Chinatown: Sala de Reuniones
Hacer la encuesta