The Community Day of Remembrance
Generations Speak Out: Impacts of EO 9066
Saturday, February 15, 2014 • 2 PM
*Pay what you can!
2014 Day of Remembrance will mark the 72nd Anniversary of the signing of Executive Order 9066, which led to the unlawful forced removal, and unconstitutional mass incarceration of 120,000 Japanese Americans.
This year's DOR will feature stories reflecting the impacts of E.O. 9066 on various generations of Japanese Americans.
The artists include:
• Hiroshi Kashiwagi, Nisei Poet
• Dr. Akemi Kikumura Yano, Nisei Author
• Jude Narita, Sansei Performance Artist
• Dr. Velina Hasu Houston, Shin-Nisei Author
• Sean Miura, Yonsei Performance Artist
Light refreshments at reception following the program. Limited seating available on a first come, first served basis.
Co-presented with the JACL Pacific Southwest District, Nikkei for Civil Rights and Redress, the Japanese American National Museum, and the Manzanar Committee.
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