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USF's Thacher Gallery: Objects from the Japanese American Incarceration, San Francisco, CA

  • University of San Francisco - Gleeson Library 2495 Golden Gate Avenue San Francisco, CA, 94118 United States (map)

10 Objects, 10 Stories: Ten members of the University of San Francisco community respond to ten unique objects in Something from Nothing: Art and Handcrafted Objects from America's Concentration Camps. Artifacts were created by people of Japanese ancestry while being held in detention centers—Department of Justice camps and ten permanent camps. Perspectives incorporate personal history and stories, scholarly analysis, and creative expression. The event will begin with brief 1-2 minute perspectives from each presenter and followed by a reception. Please RSVP here.