Discover Nikkei is an international network that celebrates cultural diversity and explores both global and local identities. The project connects generations and communities by sharing stories and perspectives of the Nikkei, people of Japanese descent who have migrated and settled throughout the world.
- Nikkei Album
Online tool to upload and share your own photos and videos.
Articles including personal essays, research papers, book/film reviews, etc. A wide range of topics cover Nikkei in various countries.
Video clips from life histories about Nikkei in various countries and various periods.
Members of the Discover Nikkei online community. User profiles are available in this section.
Work in progress (Place to share community news, announcements, and personal interests)
Find Nikkei related events from around the world. Post your local community’s events information to share with our global community.
- Participating Organizations
Introduces organizations who officially participate and support Discover Nikkei activities.
- Taiko Groups
Database of taiko groups around the world. Includes contact information and activities.
- Nikkei Wiki
An online encyclopedia of Nikkei-related topics.
Online tips for conducting interviews and preserving artifacts.
- Lesson Plans
Database of lesson plans and curriculum guides for teaching Japanese American history.
- Military Experience Database
Database collecting the personal profiles of Japanese American soldiers.
- Nikkei Wiki