BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//PYVOBJECT//NONSGML Version 1//EN BEGIN:VEVENT UID:events.uid.3149@www.discovernikkei.org DTSTART:20110714T000000Z DTEND:20110714T000000Z DESCRIPTION:In conjunction with the Oregon Nikkei Endowment exhibit <em><a href="http://www.oregonnikkei.org/exhibits.htm#exhibit">kip fulbeck: part asian\, 100% hapa</a> \, </em> Hapa author Noriko Nakada (originally from Bend\, Oregon) will talk about her autobiographical book <em><strong><a hr ef="http://www.oregonnikkei.org/shop/product_info.php?products_id=118">Thr ough Eyes Like Mine</a> </strong> </em> \, which tells the story of her c hildhood through present-tense voice. In the book\, she struggles to find comfort within a family\, a community and a world that is both simple an d complex. By examing her family's silences\, she begins to understand li fe\, death and her own identity.\n\nThe traveling version of <em>kip fulbe ck: part asian\, 100% hapa</em> is organized by the <a href="http://www.ja nm.org/">Japanese American National Museum</a> in Los Angeles\, California \, and is supported\, in part\, by the James Irvine Foundation. Programmi ng was made possible in part by a grant from Oregon Humanities\, a statew ide nonprofit organization and an independent affiliate of the National E ndowment for the Humanities\, which funds Oregon Humanities grant program . Additional support has been provided by the University of Oregon in Por tland <em>Osher Lifelong Learning Institute</em> . SUMMARY:Book Event: Through Eyes Like Mine URL:/en/events/2011/07/14/book-event-through-eyes-like-mine/ END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR