FILM SCREENING: "A Divided Community: 3 Personal Stories of Resistance" by Momo Yashima

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Jul 201221
2:00p.m. - 4:00p.m.

Japanese American National Museum
100 N Central Ave
Los Angeles, California, 90012
United States

This documentary tells the story of Yosh Kuromiya, Frank Emi, and Mits Koshiyama, who challenged the United States government’s decision to draft Japanese Americans while they and their families were being held in America’s concentration camps.

A panel discussion moderated by Ralph Akira Brannen with Professor Emeritus Art Hansen, Attorney Deborah Lim (author of THE LIM REPORT), Yosh Kuromiya, Ken Inouye, and Momo Yashima will follow the screening. 

Presented in collaboration with The George and Sakaye Aratani Endowed Chair, Asian American Studies Center, UCLA, and the National Museum.

Free with Museum admission. Reservations recommended to or 213.625.0414 at least 48 hours prior.


JANM . Last modified Jul 14, 2012 4:09 p.m.

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