October 20, 2021
Upcountry History Museum
540 Buncombe Street
Greenville, South Carolina
Catherine will share the stories of young Japanese American women who wrote to the President of Mills College from their incarceration camps. These resilient young women write of their new lives behind barbed wire while they strive for a future day of radiant peace.
Karen Korematsu of the Fred Korematsu Institute and Greg Robinson, Professor of American History at the University of Quebec will join Catherine to share their experiences of educating Americans about this dark chapter in American history.