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Mary Kamidoi: My journey from Stockton, through the WWII Rohwer Internment Camp, to Michigan

Mary Kamidoi
Wednesday, January 22, 2020
10:00-11:20 AM
3512 Haven Hall Map
Mary Kamidoi recalls her childhood in Stockton, California, her memories of internment camp life in the Rohwer (Arkansas) internment camp, and enduring anti-Japanese and anti-Asian discrimination upon her arrival in Michigan.

Mary Kamidoi serves as Treasurer of Japanese American Citizens League-Detroit Chapter, as Treasurer of American Citizens for Justice, and is the trustee for the Japanese American Citizens League-Detroit Chapter's scholarship program.

This event is free and open to the public and organized in association with AMCULT 301-001: "A/PIA in the Civil Rights Movement"
Building: Haven Hall
Event Type: Lecture / Discussion
Tags: Activism, American Culture, Anthropology, Asia, Asian/pacific Islander American Studies, Culture, Discussion, Diversity, Diversity Equity and Inclusion, Free, History, Humanities, Inclusion, Interdisciplinary, Japanese Studies, Multicultural
Source: Happening @ Michigan from Asian/Pacific Islander American Studies, Department of American Culture