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De Nevers: “The Colonel and The Pacifist”

De Nevers: “The Colonel and The Pacifist”

The International Examiner October 4, 2005 0

BY CHIZU OMORI Examiner Contributor“The Colonel and the Pacifist: Karl Bendetsen, Perry Saito, and the Incarceration of Japanese Americans During World War II” by Klancy Clark de Nevers University of Utah Press, 2004 Klancy

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Gruenewald tells the story that needs to be told

Gruenewald tells the story that needs to be told

The International Examiner October 4, 2005 0

BY JUDITH VAN PRAAG Examiner Arts Writer Many of us have a story within that begs to be told. We put it off, and off, telling ourselves, “One day, I’ll sit down and write

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Documentary on Aono Jikken allows audience to observe art-in-the-making

Documentary on Aono Jikken allows audience to observe art-in-the-making

The International Examiner September 26, 2005 0

BY KARYN KUBO LAMBORN Examiner Film Editor A documentary on Seattle’s experimental performance group Aono Jikken Ensemble (AJE) will play the Port Townsend Film Festival this month. “Jikken,” by filmmaker Doug Ing, shows through

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Film & Video

Film & Video

The International Examiner September 26, 2005 0

Autumn begins quietly with a slate of films of the art-house variety, but the season ends with a couple of potentially-award winning features with big studios behind them. As always, dates are subject to

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Asian Pacific Cultural Center re-opens

Asian Pacific Cultural Center re-opens

The International Examiner September 26, 2005 0

BY CHARYSSE REASER Examiner Contributor After months of looking for a new home, the Asia Pacific Cultural Center (APCC) Tacoma has now settled itself in an office space inside the Children’s Museum of Tacoma.

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Sarah Sze produces “An Equal and Opposite Reaction”

Sarah Sze produces “An Equal and Opposite Reaction”

The International Examiner September 26, 2005 0

BY SUE KUNIMATSU Examiner Contributor Entering the lobby of McCaw Hall, opera and ballet-goers feel their gaze drawn upward by a white tornado. The 30-foot tall funnel has sucked up and scrambled the detritus

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Shimomura: “Mistaken Identities”

Shimomura: “Mistaken Identities”

The International Examiner September 26, 2005 0

Seattle native Roger Shimomura has a suite of lithographs entitled, “Mistaken Identity” at the Greg Kucera Gallery through Oct. 1. The series is based on photos and artwork on the internment of Japanese Americans.

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Aimee Phan on the journey of writing

Aimee Phan on the journey of writing

The International Examiner September 26, 2005 0

BY HONG VAN Examiner Staff On Saturday, Oct. 15, the International Examiner presents: “Taking the Journey: Vietnamese American authors explore the journey of writing.” Aimee Phan and Kien Nguyen lead free writing workshops and

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Tasveer pushes the edges of South Asian films in ISAFF 2005

Tasveer pushes the edges of South Asian films in ISAFF 2005

The International Examiner September 14, 2005 0

BY MIJAIL BENITEZ Examiner Contributor Tasveer kicked-off their second annual Independent South Asian Film Festival (ISAFF) at the Seattle Art Museum last month with their signature party style – an eclectic mix of DJ

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Small Houses, Big Ideas

Small Houses, Big Ideas

The International Examiner September 14, 2005 0

BY JUDITH VAN PRAAG Examiner Arts Writer “The Very Small Home” presents stunning design advances in Japan. Eighteen recent houses, from ultramodern to Japanese rustic, are explored in depth. Particular emphasis is given to

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