March 7: ROM exhibit on being Japanese Canadian

Free with museum admission

You can explore the original exhibition Being Japanese Canadian: reflections on a broken world through the eyes of curators Bryce Kanbara and Katherine Yamashita, at the Royal Ontario Museum on March 7 from 11 a.m. to 1:15 p.m.

Designed as a series of artworks interspersed throughout the ROM’s Sigmund Samuel Gallery of Canada, Being Japanese Canadian explores multi-generational responses to the exile, dispossession, and internment of Canadian citizens of Japanese descent during the 1940s.

It starts with a lecture in Eaton theatre at 11 a.m., followed by refreshments in Theatre Rotunda, and from 12:30 p.m. a gallery visit with introductory remarks.

For more information check online, call 416-586-5797 or query by email.

The program is free with museum admission.

The ROM is at 100 Queen’s Park, at the corner of Bloor Street West and Avenue Road.

 

 


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