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Gokurosama: Contemporary Photographs of the Nisei in Hawai'i

This Nikkei Album collection includes a selection of photographs from Honolulu photographer Brian Y. Sato's exhibition, Gokurōsama: Contemporary Photographs of the Nisei in Hawai‘i, which features 35 black & white portraits. Accompanying the photos are the captions that Sato prepared for the exhibition and accompanying catalogue.

The term gokurōsama, which ...

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skato (California, United States)

Sakura Kato is Discover Nikkei’s intern this summer through the 2014 Nikkei Community Internship Program. This position is a collaboration between the Japanese American National Museum (JANM) and the Japanese American Bar Association (JABA).

Although she is only with us for 8 weeks, she has been able to share a lot of great stories through the Discover Nikkei website, including interviews with Japanese American jurists. She is studying History and Pre-Law at the University of Southern California.

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