Fred Korematsu Day 2011 season events

2011 Inaugural Fred Korematsu Day events

 

Wednesday, February 2, 2011
UC Davis law school Fred Korematsu Day event
Location: UC Davis Law School, King Hall
12:10 pm to 1:00 pm
Sponsored by the UC Davis Law Asian Pacific American Law Student Association
Program: featuring a talk by Karen Korematsu

Monday, January 31, 2011
UC Hastings Law School Fred Korematsu Day event
Location: UC Hastings Louis B. Mayer Lounge, 198 McAllister Street, 1st Floor, San Francisco
3:30 pm to 6:00 pm
Program: Keynote speaker Judge Dennis Hayashi. Other speakers include UC Hastings Professor Miye Goishi and UC Hastings Dean Frank Wu
RSVP: wooj@uchastings.edu

Sunday, January 30, 2011
Korematsu Institute Inaugural celebration

Speakers at the Korematsu Institute’s inaugural Fred Korematsu Day celebration in Berkeley, CA on 1/30/11. Left to right: Korematsu campus student Andre Alexander, KI director Ling Woo Liu, Asm. Warren Furutani, KI co-founder Karen Korematsu, Rev. Jesse Jackson, spoken word artist Beau Sia, Asm. Marty Block, emcee Sydnie Kohara, KI launch committee member Shirin Sinnar


Wheeler Auditorium, UC Berkeley
1:00pm-4:00pm
To see photos of our 2011 inaugural Fred Korematsu Day celebration in Berkeley, CA, click here. To watch videos of the event, including the keynote speech Rev. Jesse Jackson, click here.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sunday, January 30, 2011 (Fred Korematsu Day)

San Diego Fred Korematsu Day event
Location: San Diego State University Room ENS 280
Program: 1) Film screening: Of Civil Wrongs and Rights: the Fred Korematsu Day Story 2) Panel: James F. Stiven, US Magistrate Judge (Ret.), Joyce Temporal, office of Assemblymember Marty Block, Susan Hasegawa, history professor, San Diego City College, Edward Heck, political science professor, San Diego State University. Moderated by Erika Hiramatsu, Deputy Attorney General. Sponsored by the San Diego chapter of the Japanese American Citizens League, San Diego State Nikkei Student Union, the Japanese American Historical Society of San Diego and the ACLU of San Diego and Imperial Counties. RSVP by January 28 to info@jaclsandiego.org. Map and other info: JACLSanDiego.org

Sunday January 23, 2011
Aptos Fred Korematsu Day event
Location: Aptos, CA
 Program features keynote speaker Dale Minami, Asian Law Caucus co-founder and lead attorney in Fred Korematsu’s case. Kathryn and Karen Korematsu also in attendance. Hosted by the Watsonville-Santa Cruz chapter of the Japanese American Citizens League.

Thursday, January 6, 2011
Fred Korematsu Day educators’ forum
Location: Japanese American National Museum, Los Angeles, CA