BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//PYVOBJECT//NONSGML Version 1//EN BEGIN:VEVENT UID:events.uid.6508@www.discovernikkei.org DTSTART:20211208T000000Z DTEND:20211208T000000Z DESCRIPTION:<strong><strong>Wednesday\, December 8 • 7 p.m. (PST)</stron g></strong>\n\n<strong>Thursday\, December 9 • 12 p.m. (Japan)</strong> \n\n“Nima” are members of the Discover Nikkei online community. Hailin g from all around the world\, they each bring unique experiences and persp ectives to the site’s rich archive of stories. \n\n<em><strong>Nima Voi ces</strong></em> is an interview series where we uplift our Nima through brief\, but enlightening\, interviews. In the 7th episode (and first in Japanese!)\, guest host <a href="/journal/author/miki-masako/"><strong>Ma sako Miki</strong></a>\, Japanese External Relations Officer at JANM\, wil l be talking with <a href="/journal/author/kawai-ryusuke/"><strong>Ryusuk e Kawai</strong></a>\, a Japanese journalist and writer\, who has been sha ring articles on Discover Nikkei since 2010.\n\nWe’ll ask Ryusuke about his recent series about Sukeji Morikami\, the only member of the Yamato Co lony who remained in Florida after its dissolution. He later donated his f arm to the county\, which is now the Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens. He’ll also talk about his current series about Shinichi Kato\, who inte rviewed Issei in all 50 states\, as well as other Nikkei stories.\n\n<em>P lease note that this episode will be in Japanese only.</em>\n\nThe term “Nima” comes from combining Nikkei and nakama (Japanese for “colleag ues”\, or “fellows”\, or “circle”). Join our Nima-kai community and share your stories about the Nikkei experience! Find out more at <a h ref="/">DiscoverNikkei.org</a>. \n\n<em>We encourage you to subscribe to the </em><a href="https://youtube.com/discovernikkei">Discover Nikkei You Tube channel</a><em> so you will be notified when the video is streaming live. The program will be also be live-streamed on <a href="https://face book.com/discovernikkei">Facebook</a>.</em> SUMMARY:Nima Voices: Episode 7—Ryusuke Kawai URL:/en/events/2021/12/08/nima-voices-episode-7ryusuke-kawai/ END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR