Allied with Japanese America: New Stories of Supporters during World War II
December 8, 2018 @ 10:00 am| Free
A symposium exploring allies of Japanese Americans during World War II who defended and supported those living under martial law in Hawaii, in the U.S. military, and behind barbed wire in War Relocation Authority camps as well as in their resettlement once out of camp. Leading scholars, filmmakers, and writers present their findings about Buddhist and Christian clergy, African American and Chinese American leaders, and others who courageously spoke out for the Japanese American community. Free with RSVP.
This event is co-sponsored by the Japanese American National Museum
For the day’s schedule of events, visit: https://dornsife.usc.edu/events/site/192/1346052/