plant2 Documenting the west coast Nikkei experience [and beyond] from the viewpoint of a hapa Nikkei graphic designer, editor, photographer, taiko player & teacher.


Kamloops fire destroys Japanese Canadian Cultural Centre

I was saddened to open the Vancouver Sun this morning and see that the Japanese Canadian Cultural Centre in Kamloops has destroyed by fire yesterday. George Uyeda, the Centre’s coordinator, was in the building at the time and was alerted by two off-duty firefighters who helped him try to extinguish the blaze. Despite [...]