Tag Archives: Tanforan

  1. The Family Secret

    October 14, 2012 by Admin

    By Kazue Nakahara She wouldn’t get out of the car.  “I don’t like this place.”  Her hands clenched into fists …
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  2. Newly Wed

    October 14, 2012 by Admin

    By Yvonne Nimnitch Author’s Note: The following is based on an interview and written from the narrator’s point of view. …
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In the aftermath of World War II, more than 110,000 persons of Japanese ancestry – roughly two-thirds of whom were American citizens – were released from forced imprisonment in U.S. concentration camps. But released to return where, after being taken from their homes along the West Coast? When they were finally allowed to leave the internment camps, they faced a new challenge: How do you resume a life so interrupted.