Passing the Legacy: Hiroshima and Nagasaki
November 9, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - November 10, 2019 @ 4:00 pm| Included with $16 museum admission
In conjunction with the opening of “Under the Mushroom Cloud: Hiroshima, Nagasaki and the Atomic Bomb.” A special presentation by Takuo Takigawa, Director of Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum and testimonies followed by Q&A with Howard Kakita and Junji Sarashina, Japanese Americans who were in Hiroshima when the atomic bomb was dropped. The program will be moderated by JANM Vice President of Operations/Art Director Clement Hanami, whose mother was also an atomic bomb survivor.
The premier of “Seeds,” a 20-minute documentary by director Miyuki Iwasaki about the late Kazuye Suyeishi, a Japanese American atomic bomb survivor and activist will also be included in the program. A shorter version of the film will be shown as part of the “Under a Mushroom Cloud” exhibition.
Included with museum admission. RSVPs are recommended using the ticket link.