Event — Smithsonian National Museum of American History

DC Youth Summit on Japanese American Incarceration During WWII

Where: Smithsonian National Museum of American History

14th Street & Constitution Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20001

When: Tuesday, May 17, 2016, 11:00 am

Details: On May 17 at 11 am at the National Museum of American History, hear former Secretary of Transportation Norman Y. Mineta discuss his experiences as an incarceree during World War II and the balance between protecting civil liberties and national security. Norman Y. Mineta will be in conversation with curator Sojin Kim of the Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage and introduced by Curator of Digital and Emerging Media at the Smithsonian Asian Pacific American Center, Adriel Luis.

Cost: Free

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