Shinso Ito Center for Japanese Religions and Culture

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Hidden in Plain Sight: Uncovering Japanese Enemy Alien Internment at Camp Livingston, 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
The Japanese American Citizen Isolation Centers of WWII

While the WWII War Relocation Authority (WRA) camps and the Army/Department of Justice camps that incarcerated nearly 120,0000 persons of Japanese ancestry...

10/7 2pm

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