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  1. From Our Side of the Fence

    December 6, 2012 by Admin

    By Brian Komei Dempster The video was produced for the presentation of the Nisei Voices Award for “From Our Side …
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  2. My Dog Teny

    December 6, 2012 by Admin

    “My Dog Teny” is a reading by author Wayne Osaki and his granddaughter Mika, with illustrations by Felicia Hoshino.

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.