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Illustrating the Legacy of the 442nd: with Tony Moy & the Nisei Veteran’s Committee | Speaker Series

November 18 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Free

𝗙𝗿𝗶𝗱𝗮𝘆, 𝗡𝗼𝘃𝗲𝗺𝗯𝗲𝗿 𝟭𝟴, 𝟮𝟬𝟮𝟮 𝗮𝘁 𝟳 𝗽.𝗺. – 𝟴 𝗽.𝗺. 𝗣𝗧 𝘃𝗶𝗮 𝗭𝗼𝗼𝗺 (𝘀𝗶𝗴𝗻-𝗶𝗻 𝗿𝗲𝗾𝘂𝗶𝗿𝗲𝗱) 𝗶𝗻 𝗘𝗻𝗴𝗹𝗶𝘀𝗵

Bringing history alive with evocative visuals, color, and symbolism, Tony Moy created his webtoon, “4Forty2nd – The Lost Battalion’ to highlight the legacy of the 442nd Regimental Combat Team during World War II. This month, the Northwest Nikkei Museum will discuss the creative process with Moy as part of our monthly Speaker Series.

Moy was introduced to the Nisei Veteran’s Committee (NVC), which shared their deep knowledge and understanding of the 442nd’s history — a regiment that served their country valiantly, while their families were forcibly incarcerated by Executive Order 9066. A representative of the NVC will also be joining us at this month’s Speaker Series, so please look forward to hearing more about the group’s history as well!

✅ Register today!
https://www.jcccw.org/speaker-series
(Online registration will close on November 17th, at 5 pm PT)

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About the Northwest Nikkei Museum Speaker Series

Learn about Japanese American history and community development through a new, monthly program with the Northwest Nikkei Museum(NNM)! We’ll cover a variety of topics and perspectives related to Japanese Americans in the Northwest and beyond, with a new speaker every third Friday of the month!

アーティストのトニー・モイ氏によるウェブ漫画「フォー・フォーティ・セカンドーザ・ロスト・バタリオン」は、第二次世界大戦に米軍として戦った442日系部隊を描く作品。大統領令9066に端を発し、家族を強制収容されながらも勇敢に戦った彼らの物語を紐解きます。当日はモイ氏に加えて、二世退役軍人会(NVC)の代表の方もゲストにお迎えします。※イベントの言語は英語のみとなります

✅ 詳細・登録はこちら
https://www.jcccw.org/speaker-series
(登録は11/17(木)午後5時に締め切ります)

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日系の歴史を学ぶオンライン講座「スピーカーシリーズ」(主催:西北日系博物館)を毎月第三金曜に開催中

Details

Date:
November 18
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Tags:
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Website:
https://www.jcccw.org/speaker-series

Organizer

Japanese Cultural and Community Center of Washington (JCCCW)
Phone:
(206) 568-7114
View Organizer Website

Venue

Virtual
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