Discover Nikkei

https://www.discovernikkei.org/en/interviews/

Byron Glaser
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Glaser,Byron

Supporting art because it's essential

Illustrator and designer

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Tamio Wakayama
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Wakayama,Tamio

Resettling in Chatham

(1941-2018) Japanese Canadian photojournalist and activist

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Kazuo Funai
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Funai,Kazuo

Coming to America (Japanese)

(1900-2005) Issei businessman

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Kimi Wakabayashi
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Wakabayashi,Kimi

Her early life in Canada

(b.1912) Japanese Canadian Issei. Immigrated with husband to Canada in 1931

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George Yamada
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Yamada,George

A racist encounter at a movie theater following the bombing of Pearl Harbor

(b. 1923) Chick sexer

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George Abe
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Abe,George

Getting along with "Jichan" and "Bachan"

(b. 1944) taiko and flute performer

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Michie Akama
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Akama,Michie

Opening a Japanese-style all-girls' school in Brazil (Japanese)

Issei, Pioneer of women's education in Brazil

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Howard Kakita
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Kakita,Howard

Other family members not as lucky

(b. 1938) Japanese American. Hiroshima atomic bomb survivor

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Toshiro Konishi
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Konishi,Toshiro

Japanese-Peruvian Cuisine (Japanese)

(b. 1962) Japanese restaurant owner and chef in Peru

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Akira Watanabe
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Watanabe,Akira

Dance: An excuse to learn from others (Spanish)

(b. 1974) Director of Ryukyu Matsuri Daiko in Peru

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Real People on Video Listen to the stories of Nikkei from around the world through life history video interviews. An Issei pioneer from Brazil, a woman incarcerated in Canada during World War II, a professional taiko performer, a former U.S. state governor ...these are some of the real people who share their life experiences from the Nikkei perspective.
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