Discover ground breaking research and fascinating advances in art, culture, and nature as our experts share their cutting edge work in this engaging series of daytime lectures.
Free with Museum Admission.
11:00 am - 12:00 pm Lecture in Eaton Theatre
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Coffee, Tea & Treats in Theatre Rotunda
12:30 pm - 1:15 pm Gallery Visit with Introductory Remarks
Note: Assistive listening devices and American Sign Language (ASL) interpretation are available on request. ASL interpretation requires three weeks advance notice. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org to request the service.
Thursday, March 7, 2019
Being Japanese Canadian: reflections on a broken world
Explore the ROM original exhibition Being Japanese Canadian: reflections on a broken world through the eyes of curators Bryce Kanbara and Katherine Yamashita. 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.
Speakers: Bryce Kanbara & Katherine Yamashita