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  • June 19
  • |
  • Olympia

Let It Not Happen Again: Lessons of the Japanese American Exclusion

In March of 1942, 227 Japanese Americans were forcibly removed from their homes on Bainbridge Island by the US Army. Starting with this small community, a national strategy began, with more than 120,000 Japanese American men, women, and children forcibly removed and incarcerated during World War II. Clarence Moriwaki shares the story of Bainbridge Island—the […]

  • When
  • 7:00 pm, Wednesday
    June 19, 2019
  • Where
  • Cornerstone Presbyterian Church
    218 Overhulse Road
    Olympia, WA 98502 United States
  • June 19
  • |
  • Seattle

Event with the Washington State Poet Laureate

Join Washington State Poet Laureate Claudia Castro Luna as she builds awareness and appreciation of poetry — including the state’s legacy of poetry — through public readings, workshops, lectures, and presentations in geographically diverse areas of the state. Castro Luna fled war-torn El Salvador for the United States at the age of 14 with her […]

  • When
  • 7:00 pm, Wednesday
    June 19, 2019
  • Where
  • C & P Coffee Company
    5612 California Ave. SW
    Seattle, WA 98136 United States
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