BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//PYVOBJECT//NONSGML Version 1//EN BEGIN:VEVENT UID:events.uid.2360@www.discovernikkei.org DTSTART:20100516T000000Z DTEND:20100516T000000Z DESCRIPTION:Beate Sirota Gordon--The Visionary Leader Who Introduced Women& rsquo\;s Rights to Japan To Speak about her Fight for Equal Rights\n\nBeat e Sirota Gordon\, who worked under General Douglas MacArthur to help draft Japan&rsquo\;s Constitution\, will discuss her own personal experiences a nd her advocacy for equal rights for Japanese women. Come and hear her fir st and only appearance in Los Angeles.&nbsp\;\n\nFor more information abou t Beate Shirota Gordon:\n<a href="http://www.jewishjournal.com/la_woman/ar ticle/making_her_mark_on_womens_rights_in_japan_20100511/" target="_blank" >&gt\;&gt\; Fom Jewish Journal:&nbsp\; Making Her Mark on Women&rsquo\;s R ights ... in Japan</a>\n<a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Beate_Sirota " target="_blank">&gt\;&gt\; Wikipedia:&nbsp\; Beate Shirota</a>\n\n11 AM &ndash\;12:30 PM\nFilm Screening:&nbsp\;<em>Sirota Family &amp\; the 20th Century</em> &nbsp\;Award Winning Documentary Film by Tomoko Fujiwara\n\n2 PM &ndash\;3 PM\nLecture by Beate Sirota Gordon\n\nLight reception to fol low in the Tateuchi Democracy Forum&nbsp\;\n\nTo make a reservation\, plea se click&nbsp\;<a href="http://media.janm.org/events/2010/BeateSirotaGordo n-Flyer.3.16.pdf">here.</a> &nbsp\;\n\n$27 Museum members\; $30 non-member s. Advance ticket reservation and payment required.&nbsp\;\n\nSponsored by the Tateuchi Foundation and held in the Tateuchi Democracy Forum.&nbsp\; SUMMARY:Film Screening & Panel Discussion: Beate Sirota Gordon: Women's Rig hts and the Constitution of Japan URL:/en/events/2010/05/16/film-screening-panel-discussion-beate-sirota-go/ END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR