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Deru Kugi Wa Utareru: Stories of Internment and Remembrance‚Äč

Saturday, Feb 18, 2017


Time
2:00pm - 5:00pm
Categories
  • Artist Talks & Panel Discussions
  • Location
    Block Museum of Art
    District
    Suburbs / Midwest
    Address
    Northwestern University
    40 Arts Circle Dr.
    Evanston, IL 60208
    Telephone
    847-491-4000
    Reminder
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    February 19, 2017, marks the 75th anniversary of the signing of the executive order which called for the incarceration of Japanese Americans during World War II. Join us to commemorate this historic occasion through an interactive, intergenerational program held around the work of Sansei artist Kristine Aono. The afternoon will be spent sharing stories of internment, and commemorating this historic anniversary.

    Hosting partners include Multicultural Student Affairs and the Japanese American Service Committee, Chicago Japanese American Historical Society, Japanese American Citizens League - Chicago, Japanese Mutual Aid Society, and the Chicago Japanese American Council