Lecture: Redifining Japaneseness

Speaker: Dr. Jane Yamashiro will speak about her recent book "Redefining Japaneseness". While receiving her PhD from University of Hawaii, she did field work at the University of Tokyo and Sophia University. More recently she has taught at UCLA Asian American Studies Center


Date:        July 1,2014                                           Time:        12 noon                                                 Cost:         Free -- Donations to JOMM ok

Summary: Dr. Yamashiro will speak about how Japanese Americans from Hawaii think of themselves differently than Japanese Americans from the US mainland. This is because Asian Americans are not a minority in Hawaii. They are the majority of residents in Hawaii.


Japanese Overseas Migration Museum (JOMM)                                          World Porters, 2-3-1 Shinko, Naka-ku, Yokohama, Kanagawa 231-0001  <www.jomm.jp>