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Nikkei Chronicles #12—Growing Up Nikkei: Connecting with Our Heritage
Auterity
Barely coming from the mushroom of 1945, my maternal and paternal grandparents. Dreaming of new adv…

Tereza Yamashita • Nov. 15, 2023


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Finding the Right “Keiko” — Part 2
Read Part 1 >>  When I arrived at The Plaza, I found Aunt Emiko watching a game show on…

Alden M. Hayashi • June 29, 2023


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Finding the Right “Keiko” — Part 1
Author’s note: After my mother had passed and my brothers and I were cleaning out her house, …

Alden M. Hayashi • June 28, 2023


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Facts and curiosities about Brazilian Nikkei names
Is your name compound? You can spell it? Do you only have a last name? These are some of the questi…

Tatiana Maebuchi • May 10, 2023


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My Name is Neal
Journal Entry #25-to-Life: "Miscellaneous Monikers..."
A weekly visual journal/cartoon about an easily-annoyed fourth generation American of Japanese desc…

Neal Yamamoto • June 4, 2022



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Nisei Nicknames
In this day of hi-tech computer with iPhone, iPad, Galaxy, and so forth, whatever happened to the o…

Chuck Tasaka • June 22, 2017





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