Itadakimasu 3! Nikkei Food, Family, and Community

For the 11th edition of the Nikkei Chronicles, we invite you to submit your stories on Nikkei food–how Nikkei use local ingredients, cooking techniques, and tastes to create their own versions of Japanese food. We are particularly interested in sharing Nikkei family and community stories behind favorite recipes. 

Submit “Itadakimasu 3!” stories by September 30, 2022

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Drawing the Line: Japanese American Art, Design & Activism in Post-War Los Angeles

The exhibition, Drawing the Line: Japanese American Art, Design & Activism in Post-War Los Angeles, is on view at the Japanese American National Museum from October 15, 2011 through February 19, 2012 in Los Angeles, CA. Drawing the Line explores the cultural resonance of several key Japanese American artists in …


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Nima of the Month

Greg (Quebec, Canada)

Greg Robinson is a noted author and scholar of Japanese and Canadian American history. A native New Yorker, Greg is Professor of History at l'Université du Québec À Montréal, a French-language institution in Montreal, Canada. Greg has contributed nearly 80 articles/essays to Discover Nikkei since 2009, with many published in multiple parts and co-written by other scholars/writers. Most shed light on extraordinary, yet little-known Nikkei, many of which were published in an award-winning anthology, The Unsung Great: Portraits of Extraordinary Japanese Americans. He was previously selected Nima of the Month in October 2013 and September 2018!

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