Deru Kugi Wa Utareru: Stories of Internment and Remembrance​

Saturday, Feb 18, 2017 2 – 5 pm

Northwestern University
40 Arts Circle Dr.
Evanston, IL 60201

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