Nima Voices: Episode 13—Alden M. Hayashi

Watch live on the Discover Nikkei YouTube channel or Facebook on June 20 at 5 p.m. (PDT) | 8 p.m. (EDT)

Alden M. Hayashi, a Sansei writer originally from Hawai‘i now living in Boston, will be interviewed by guest host Mia Barnett, co-chair of Okaeri, a Nikkei LGBTQ+ community group.

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À caminho do Brasil

Para chegar ao Brasil os imigrantes japoneses passavam cerca de dois meses no navio.

Essa coleção é uma reunião de pequenos, mas significativos fragmentos da viagem, as imagens mostram os momentos que precediam o encontro com a nova e estranha terra - "ブラジル" Muitos imigrantes gostam de contar as muitas …


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Nima of the Month

Sharony360 (California, United States)

Sharon Yamato is a writer and filmmaker in Los Angeles who has produced and directed several films on the Japanese American incarceration, including Out of Infamy, A Flicker in Eternity, and Moving Walls, for which she wrote a book by the same title. She is currently working on a documentary on attorney and civil rights leader Wayne M. Collins. As a writer, she co-wrote Jive Bomber: A Sentimental Journey, has written articles for the Los Angeles Times, and is currently a columnist for The Rafu Shimpo. She has served as a consultant for the Japanese American National Museum, Go For Broke National Education Center, and has conducted oral history interviews for Densho in Seattle.

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