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