3rd floor Community Meeting Room
Meet filmmaker and koto player Shirley Kazuyo Muramoto-Wong at a special screening of her film, Hidden Legacy: Japanese Traditional Performing Arts in the World War II Internment Camps. Ms. Muramoto-Wong will begin the program by performing koto music, and answer questions after the film screening.
With a rich mix of compelling interiews, historical photographs, musical performance and rare archival film footage, this 2014 documentary offers extraordinary insight into the persistence of traditional Japanese cultural practice among Japanese American internees during World War II. For more information about the film, visit http://jcalegacy.com