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Fred Korematsu Day Thursday January 27, 2022, 3:00 - 4:30 PM PST
Fred Korematsu Day 2022
Celebrating 2022 Fred Korematsu Day of Civil Liberties and the Constitution, we welcome author Stan Yogi.

Stan is the coauthor of Wherever There's a Fight: How Runaway Slaves, Suffragists, Immigrants, Strikers, and Poets Shaped Civil Liberties in California and Fred Korematsu Speaks Up! He is the co-editor of two books, Highway 99: A Literary Journey Through California’s Great Central Valley (1996) and Asian American Literature: An Annotated Bibliography (1988). His essays have appeared in the San Francisco Chronicle, Los Angeles Daily Journal and academic journals and anthologies.

He co-curated the traveling exhibits Art of Survival: Enduring the Turmoil of Tule Lake and Wherever There’s a Fight: A History of Civil Liberties in California. He is a co-chair of Okaeri, a group of LGBTQ+ identified Japanese Americans and he is also a co-curator of SEEN & UNSEEN online exhibit about LGBTQ+ Japanese American history. Stan will present his talk online followed by a Q & A.

More information: https://korematsuinstitute.org/what-is-fred-korematsu-day/

This event is funded by HSU Diversity Programming Grant and the programming includes a book circle, reading Fred Korematsu Speaks Up! 90 copies of the book will be provided to book circle participants. Humboldt Asians & Pacific Islanders in Solidarity will display a Pop-Up Museum in the HSU Library in January, 2022.

Featuring: Stan Yogi, TBD
January 27, 2022 from 3:00 - 4:30 PM PST

Jan 27, 2022 03:00 PM in Pacific Time (US and Canada)

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