Shinso Ito Center for Japanese Religions and Culture

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Film Screening of The Registry and Post-Screening Discussion with Bill Kubota and Steve Ozone

The accomplishments of the segregated Japanese American 100th/442nd Regimental Combat Team in Europe, one of the most decorated units in U.S. Army history,...

9/15 3pm
Hidden in Plain Sight: Uncovering Japanese Enemy Alien Internment at Camp Livingson, Louisiana

In World War II, Camp Livingston was a bustling US Army base located near Alexandria, Louisiana. It is mostly remembered for its use during the Louisiana...

9/27 5:15pm
The Power of the Weave: The Hidden Meanings of Cloth

Cloth forms markets in which vast amounts of money circulate. As well as having deep associations with literature and painting, it occupied a major position...

9/28 4:15pm
The WWII Japanese American Resettlement: New Research Workshop

The resettlement from the War Relocation Authority (WRA) camps to the regions east of the Rockies and back to the Pacific Coast towards the war's end is a...

9/29 10am
From Mindfulness to Heartfulness: Transforming Self and Society with Compassion

Join us as we hear from Stephen Murphy-Shigematsu about his new book, From Mindfulness to Heartfulness: Transforming Self and Society with Compassion....

10/1 12pm

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