Nikkei Chronicles #6: Itadakimasu 2! Another Taste of Nikkei Culture

How does the food you eat express your identity? How does food help to connect your community and bring people together? What kinds of recipes have been passed down from generation to generation in your family?

Submit stories that share your perspectives on and experiences with Nikkei foods by September 30, 2017. 

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Clara E. Breed Collection

Clara E. Breed was a librarian at the San Diego Library from 1929 until 1945, and she stood for decency and justice. She was a mentor to many young Japanese Americans in the San Diego area, and serves as an inspiration for many today. As the Japanese Americans were being ...
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Nima of the Month

hudsonokada (São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil)

hudsonokada (Hudson Okada) was born in the municipality of Matão, São Paulo, Brazil, but now lives in the Liberdade district. He has won several literary contests and is part of the Jornal Nippak team of collaborators. Hudson’s first submissions to Discover Nikkei were three articles for last year’s Nikkei Chronicles 5: Nikkei-go series. Since then, he has contributed more stories about his life as a Brazilian Nikkei.

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