BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//PYVOBJECT//NONSGML Version 1//EN BEGIN:VEVENT UID:events.uid.6489@www.discovernikkei.org DTSTART:20211016T000000Z DTEND:20211016T000000Z DESCRIPTION:<strong><span style="color: #c21313\;">FREE</strong>\n\n<em>Ple ase note there are two screening times:</em>\n\n<strong>Saturday\, October 16 | 11am - 12:30pm (PDT)</strong>\n\n<strong>Saturday\, October 16 | 2 - 3:30pm (PDT)</strong>\n\nJoin us for the premiere showing of Zentoku Foun dation's new documentary\,<em> Paper Chase: Japanese American History Thr ough the Lens of Vernacular Newspapers</em>. The screening will be followe d by a Q&amp\;A with the filmmakers.\n\nAbout the Film:\n<em>Paper Chase  </em>explores the evolution of the Japanese Americans and their first cult ural institutions—the vernacular newspapers.  From the arrival of the f irst immigrants in the late 1860s\, to the struggles against discriminatio n\, to the World more than 150 years of history.  Rare footage and photog raphs are combined with key interviews to trace the incredible journey of Japanese in America.  Along the way\, Paper Chase attempts to answer the unavoidable question:  Will Japanese American community newspapers surviv e?\n\n<em>This program is in partnership with the Zentoku Foundation\, a n on-profit organization created to help grow and strengthen the Japanese Am erican community by developing a convenient\, user friendly\, and meaningf ul path for each generation to connect with one another.</em>\n\n<strong>E mail <span style="text-decoration: underline\;">paperchase@zentokufoundat ion.org to reserve seats for the screening</strong> SUMMARY:Screening and Q&amp\;A—Paper Chase: Japanese American History Thr ough the Lens of Vernacular Newspapers URL:/en/events/2021/10/16/screening-and-qapaper-chase-japanese-american-h/ END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR