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Nikkei Names: Writing Workshop in Los Angeles


Oscar Madrigal

My mother named me after a Mexican singer of the 60’s. With advent of YouTube, I was finally able to find out who he was. Madrigal is a type of song of the Renaissance Era. I was surprised to find it in the Dictionary.  

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Photo taken and name story provided on June 28, 2014 at the National Center for the Preservation of Democracy as a part of Discover Nikkei’s workshop warm-up excercise in conjunction with the More »

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