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Okinawa Governor Denny Tamaki to Speak at NYU

Governor Denny Tamaki Discusses the Power of Diversity and the Pride of Democracy in Okinawa

Sunday, November 11 from 2:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m.

NYU Silver Center for Arts and Science – 100 Washington Square E (corner of Washington Place), Room 207

Admission: Free

Newly elected Okinawa Governor Denny Tamaki will speak at NYU about contemporary Okinawa. Organized by the Okinawa Prefectural Government, Governor Tamaki’s appearance at NYU is part of a five-day visit to the United States. There will be a Q&A session following his speech.

The first Amerasian (Asian mother, U.S. military father) member of the Japanese House of Representatives, Tamaki ran for governor of the island prefecture on an anti-base relocation platform.

Photo ID is required to enter the building. To RSVP, please visit this Eventbrite link.