BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//PYVOBJECT//NONSGML Version 1//EN BEGIN:VEVENT UID:events.uid.5569@www.discovernikkei.org DTSTART:20180426T000000Z DTEND:20180426T000000Z DESCRIPTION:<strong>OAA Nuchāshii Potluck Gathering\nLast Thursday's of ev ery month!</strong>\n\nApril 26\, 2018 (Thursday)\n7:00 - 9:00 p.m.\nFree admission with a potluck dish\nRSVP is not required\, but appreciated:\n31 0-532-1929\, oaamensore@gmail.com\n\n<em>(Note: Since Argentina is 4 hours ahead of us\, we kindly ask for everyone to arrive as close to 7 p.m. as possible so we can begin the presentation on time. Thank you for your coop eration.)</em>\n\nThis month\, we will be doing a Skype video chat with a special guest from Argentina! <strong>Gus Hokama</strong> is an <em>Uchina anchu sansei</em> (third-generation Okinawan descendant) from Buenos Aires \, Argentina. He is a musician who has performed in Argentina\, Brazil\, P eru\, and Japan. After performing in Okinawa for the first time during the 2016 Worldwide Uchinaanchu Festival/<em>Taikai</em>\, he returned in Dece mber 2017 and January 2018 for a mini tour to promote his debut Japanese a lbum\, titled "時空の花 <em>(Jikuu no Hana)</em>."\n\nHokama will talk about the Okinawan community in Argentina\, his family\, and his experien ces in Okinawa. His presentation will be followed by a screening of a few of his music videos.\n\nParticipants will have a chance to win a signed co py of Hokama's debut album and to taste <em>alfajores</em>\, a confection from Argentina (minimum supply\; first come\, first served)!\n\nBring your favorite dishes (homemade or bought - no judgment!) - we'll provide the p aper goods\, water and coffee.\n\n<strong><em>(Note: This presentation wil l be made via Skype video\, not in person)</em></strong>\n<strong></strong >\n\n---\n\n<strong>Listen to Gus Hokama's music:\n<a href="https://itunes .apple.com/us/album/jikuu-no-hana-entre-claveles/1345124166" target="_blan k">iTunes</a>\n<a href="https://play.google.com/store/music/album/Gus_Hoka ma_Jikuu_No_Hana_Entre_Claveles?id=Bgiemdsm5tutq2a2ksfiqb6s72e" target="_b lank">Google Play\n</a><a href="https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCqC4pdtVE 4rr7PqHLepRa8g" target="_blank">YouTube</a></strong>\n<strong></strong>\n< strong>---</strong>\n<strong></strong>\n<strong>Click here to read Spanish and Japanese language articles about Gus:\n<a href="/es/journal/2017/7/19 /gus-hokama/">http://www.discovernikkei.org/es/journal/2017/7/19/gus-hokam a/</a>\n<a href="/ja/journal/2017/7/19/gus-hokama/">http://www.discovernik kei.org/ja/journal/2017/7/19/gus-hokama/</a></strong> SUMMARY:Skype Video Talk: Gus Hokama\, Musician from Argentina URL:/en/events/2018/04/26/skype-video-talk-gus-hokama-musician-from-argent/ END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR