BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//PYVOBJECT//NONSGML Version 1//EN BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART:20230620T000000Z DTEND:20230620T000000Z DESCRIPTION:<strong>Tuesday\, June 20\, 2023 • 5 p.m. (PDT) / 8 p.m. (EDT )</strong>\n\nNima Voices is an interview series where we uplift our Nima through brief\, but enlightening\, interviews. In the thirteenth episode\, <strong><a href="/en/journal/author/hayashi-alden/" target="_blank">Alden  M. Hayashi</a></strong>\, a Sansei writer originally from Hawai‘i now living in Boston\, will be interviewed by guest host <strong>Mia Barnett</ strong>\, co-chair of Okaeri\, a Nikkei LGBTQ+ community group. Discover N ikkei has been sharing articles by Alden since 2021. Join us as they chat about his family history\; why he decided to shift from writing about scie nce\, technology\, and business to writing fiction to preserve stories of the Nikkei experience\; his first novel\, and his sense of identity as a g ay Nikkei man.\n\nRead <a href="/en/journal/author/hayashi-alden/" target ="_blank">Alden’s articles</a> on Discover Nikkei before tuning in for t his live interview and Q&amp\;A on the <a href=" iscovernikkei" target="_blank">Discover Nikkei YouTube channel</a> or on < a href="" target="_blank">Facebook< /a>. Log into your YouTube or Facebook account to post questions for the Q &amp\;A!\n\n<em>We encourage you to subscribe to our channel/page so you w ill be notified when the video is streaming live.</em> DTSTAMP:20231205T042502Z SUMMARY:Nima Voices: Episode 13—Alden Hayashi URL:/en/events/2023/06/20/nima-voices-episode-13alden-hayashi/ END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR