Kōchi, Japan

Nima since 2007

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2008 National Conference Photo Guestbook

online exhibition

A laptop webcam was used to capture lo-res photos of some of the people who stopped by the Discover Nikkei table at the "Whose America? Who's American? Diversity, …

La Vida Sake: Supporters sip for the Little Tokyo Service Center

Bobby Okinaka

Normally automobiles and alcoholic beverages don’t mix, but at the “La Vida Sake” fundraiser event, the cars were parked and the sake helped raise money for the Little Tokyo Service Center.

Their Pride - Filmmaker documents the story of Black Japanese in Georgia

Bobby Okinaka

Yohei Suzuki is a 30-year old documentary filmmaker based in New York, NY. In 2006, he produced and directed Our Pride: The Spirits of Black Japanese in Georgia, a documentary about families where the father is Black and the mother is Japanese and their children are both. The story touches …

2008 Cherry Blossom Festival in Little Tokyo

online exhibition

On a beautiful spring Saturday, people from all over Los Angeles came out to Little Tokyo to enjoy live music, shopping and eating at the annual Cherry Blossom Festival. This …

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