The Paisano

Not gone nor forgotten

Higa and Shimzu explain the travesties of the internment of the Japanese communities.

Sydney Jensen

April 2, 2019

On March 28, the UTSA Department of History hosted a discussion about the Enemy Alien Program and Japanese-American and Japanese-Latin American internment during World War II. Grace Shimizu, the co-founder of the Japanese Peruvian Oral History Project, and Mitchell Higa, a descendent of a Japanese detainee,...