Lost & Found: Reclaiming the Japanese American Incarceration

  • en
Conference/Presentation

Apr 20119
2:00p.m.

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


In November of 1994, the Japanese American National Museum opened its second major exhibition, America’s Concentration Camps: Remembering the Japanese American Experience to both critical and popular acclaim. The exhibition utilized innovative inter-active displays of the 11 government-run camps, installed a fragment of an original barracks building used to hold Japanese Americans and encouraged former inmates to express their feelings, some for the first time since World War II.

Curator Karen Ishizuka will discuss the collaborative development of this landmark exhibition and read from her book, Lost & Found: Reclaiming the Japanese American Incarceration.

Purchase the book from the Museum Store >>

 

JANM . Last modified Feb 27, 2011 1:34 a.m.


<<

April 2011

>>

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
1 2 3
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
25 26 27 28 29 30

Login or register to add an event

Get updates

Sign up for email updates

Journal feed
Events feed
Comments feed

Support this project

Discover Nikkei

Discover Nikkei is a place to connect with others and share the Nikkei experience. To continue to sustain and grow this project, we need your help!

Ways to help >>

A project of the Japanese American National Museum


Major support by The Nippon Foundation