Mar Creation Presents a U.S.-Japan Live Streaming Showcase on Veeps

Hollow Mellow Tokyo Live Vol. 1 Saturday, February 27 at 10:00 p.m. EST Live Streaming through Veeps Admission: $5 Mar Creation, Inc., a New York-based creative entertainment services agency, joined two music clubs in Tokyo, Japan—Shinjuku WALLY and Shinjuku ROTT—to stream a live show this Saturday. These three companies are using ticketed live streaming platform Veeps to present Japanese Gothic Lolita band Hollow Mellow. Veeps … Continue reading Mar Creation Presents a U.S.-Japan Live Streaming Showcase on Veeps

Rob Fitts and Yuriko Romer to Discuss Baseball in Japan at EngageAsia Event

Banzai Babe Ruth: Baseball, Espionage, and Assassination During the 1934 Tour of Japan Wednesday, February 24 from 7:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. EST Online Webinar Suggested Donation: $10 EngageAsia hosts a special webinar with Banzai Babe Ruth author Robert K. Fitts and filmmaker Yuriko Gamo Romer. Get ready for an engaging discussion of the book and the 1934 baseball tour of Japan that included Babe … Continue reading Rob Fitts and Yuriko Romer to Discuss Baseball in Japan at EngageAsia Event

AAARI to Co-Sponsor Talk on Japanese American Incarceration

Oppression and Resistance in America’s World War II Concentration Camps Wednesday, February 24 from noon until 1:30 p.m. Online Webinar Admission: Free The Asian American / Asian Research Institute is co-sponsoring a talk on Oppression and Resistance in America’s World War II Concentration Camps featuring Dr. Gary Y. Okihiro. This lecture is part of the 2020-21 Harriet and Kenneth Kupferberg Holocaust Center (KHC) and National … Continue reading AAARI to Co-Sponsor Talk on Japanese American Incarceration

Renowned Japanese American Composer to Discuss Internment at Hofstra Event

Memories from an Internment Camp: Paul Chihara, the Japanese American Internment, and His Music Tuesday, February 23 from 4:20 p.m. until 5:45 p.m. Virtual Event Admission: Free The Hofstra Asian Studies Program and the Hofstra Cultural Center present a program with Paul Chihara, a renowned Japanese American composer. He will share his childhood memories from an internment camp in Minidoka, Idaho, and his journey to … Continue reading Renowned Japanese American Composer to Discuss Internment at Hofstra Event

NYDOR to Hold Events Marking the 79th Anniversary of Executive Order 9066

New York Day of Remembrance 2021 Friday, February 19 and Saturday, February 20 Online Admission: Free In the Japanese American community, February 19 is the Day of Remembrance, which observes the anniversary of President Franklin D. Roosevelt’s signing of Executive Order 9066 in 1942. The order paved the way for targeting Japanese Americans as threats to national security and gave the U.S. military the right … Continue reading NYDOR to Hold Events Marking the 79th Anniversary of Executive Order 9066