Unpacking Our Histories A Community Conversation by Kayla Isomura 

歴史を紐解く コミュニティ・カンバセーション  

Sunday, 3:00pm-3:45pm, VJLS 

Unpack complex stories in this cross-generational, cross-cultural conversation inspired by the Nikkei National Museum’s current exhibit The Suitcase Project. This exhibit, featuring Kayla Isomura, asks yonsei and gosei (fourth and fifth generation) Japanese Canadians and Americans what they would pack if uprooted from their homes in a moment’s notice, an experience many of their ancestors endured but rarely spoke about. This community exchange asks participants how their family’s journey has led them to where they are today. 



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