Scholarly Selections | "Never Again is Now": Japanese Internment and Immigrant Detention in the 21st Century | KNKX
  • May 21
  • Washington State History Museum, Tacoma
  • May 21, 2020
  • Category: Lectures/Community

Event Details

  • May 21, 2020
  • 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Free


Event Description

Join us for a panel discussion about the history and meaning of U.S. government surveillance against Japanese Americans and World War II incarceration, in relationship to contemporary issues of immigration and labor, private detention centers and border patrol. Panelists will engage in a critical conversation and address relevant questions about democracy and civil liberties, neoliberal policies, citizenship and American identity. Moderator: Tanya Velasquez, Senior Lecturer, UW Tacoma. About Scholarly Selections A partnership between the UW Tacoma School of Interdisciplinary Arts & Sciences and the Washington State History Museum, Scholarly Selections brings UWT scholars’ work to the public in an informal setting. Talks are held on the Third Thursday of the month when admission to the museum is free.

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