In remembrance of the victims and with continued support for the survivors of the Great East Japan Earthquake and tsunami, local Tohoku region newspaper The Kahoku Shimpo and the UCLA Paul I. and Hisako Terasaki Center for Japanese Studies have come together with the Embassy of Japan to present an exhibition that uses photojournalism to document the lives and stories of those affected, illuminating the continuing efforts of a nation as it moves forward toward recovery.
After Washington, DC, the exhibit will travel to the following locations, presented by The Kahoku Shimpo and UCLA Paul I. and Hisako Terasaki Center for Japanese Studies:
For further information, please visit www.international.ucla.edu/Japan.
Special Thanks to: Tohoku Gakuin University Volunteer Station Translation Project Team, Mari Ishida, Timothy Unverzagt Goddard, and Saran Oki.
Hosting Organizations for the Washington, DC Exhibit:
This exhibition is free and open to the public. The exhibition will run from November 12 to December 23 and will be open to the public during regular JICC hours, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. Closed November 11, 24-25.