George Takei, They Called Us Enemy, Barnes & Noble, NYC, Japanese Americans, internment, internment camps, WWII, graphic memoir, memoirs, books

Meet George Takei at Barnes & Noble Union Square 🗓 🗺

Meet George Takei at Barnes & Noble Union Square Tuesday, August 13 at 7:00 p.m. Barnes & Noble Union Square – 33 E. 17th Street (between Broadway and Union Square East) Admission: $17.41 Actor, author, and activist George Takei will appear at Barnes & Noble Union Square to celebrate the release of his graphic memoir They Called Us Enemy. The New York Times bestseller is … Continue reading Meet George Takei at Barnes & Noble Union Square 🗓 🗺
Isaac Shapiro, Strand, Rare Book Room, NYC, Japan, WWII, Edokko, memoirs

“Edokko” Author Isaac Shapiro to Speak at Strand 🗓 🗺

Isaac Shapiro: Edokko Friday, August 3 from 7:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Strand’s Rare Book Room – 828 Broadway and 12th Street, 3rd Floor Admission: $24 with one signed copy of the book/$15 with gift card In 1926, professional musicians Constantine Shapiro, born in Moscow in 1896 and Lydia Chernetsky (Odessa, 1905) met and married in Berlin, Germany, after their respective families had suffered continuous … Continue reading “Edokko” Author Isaac Shapiro to Speak at Strand 🗓 🗺