Nikkei Australia member Rebecca Hausler will join other Past Wrongs Future Choices project research award winners Yuukichi Niwayama (Japan), Greg Robinson (Canada) in an online presentation – Edges of Internment.

This presentation will shed new light on the internment and incarceration of Nikkei peoples by re-examining history from the margins.

Yuukichi Niwayama tells the story of a Japanese Canadian, who helped others evade internment by escaping the coast before government orders.

Greg Robinson explains the little-known responses of the Catholic Church in the US and Canada.

And Rebecca Hausler examines the burgeoning creative literature on internment in both Australia and Japan.

The talk will be online on 28 February 2024 10am – 11:15am AEDT

27 February 2024 6pm-7:15pm EST

27 February 2024 8pm-9:15pm BRT

28 February 2024 8am-9:15am JST

Registration is free

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