NVC Newsletter

SAVE-THE-DATE: Houses for Peace: Exploring the Legacy of Floyd Schmoe

December 2018, Volume 68, Issue 11

Save the Date!

 

Houses for Peace:  Exploring the Legacy of Floyd Schmoe

Sunday, January 13th at 2:00 pm, Doors open at 1:30 pm
Kane Hall 120, University of Washington


A documentary film on how Floyd Schmoe organized a diverse interracial/interfaith team of American and Japanese volunteers on a mission of peace to build houses for families who survived the World War II atomic bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki.

Admission is Free and Open to the Public.
Light refreshments will be served after the program.

Presented by NHK World in cooperation with:
University of Washington Department of American Ethnic Studies, University of Washington Libraries Special Collection, Consulate-General of Japan in Seattle, Nisei Veterans Committee/NVC Foundation, Holocaust Center for Humanity, Seattle JACL, Japan-America Society of the State of Washington, Seattle Hiroshima Club.

For information, contact the Department of American Ethnic Studies:
aes@uw.edu