Authors On Asia -- Isaac Shapiro: Edokko – Growing Up a Foreigner in Wartime Japan

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Jan 201014

Japan Society
333 East 47th St.
New York, New York, 10017
United States

Thursday, January 14, 6:30 PM

Born to Russian Jewish parents in Tokyo in 1931, Isaac Shapiro grew up in the shadows of war torn Japan. Mr. Shapiro, who went on to become a prominent Manhattan attorney and president of Japan Society, shares his fascinating tale of his Russian/Jewish/Chinese/Japanese childhood in wartime Japan.

Moderated by Rabbi Marvin Tokayer, Honorary Lifetime Rabbi, Jewish Community of Japan.

Followed by a book signing.

$11/$7 Members, seniors & students

Buy Tickets Online or call the Japan Society Box Office at (212) 715-1258, Mon. - Fri. 11 am - 6 pm, Weekends 11 am - 5 pm.

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