2022-23 Katari Program – In Photos

During the November 12-13, 2022 weekend, 13 college students from six different Nikkei Student Unions participated in our annual Katari: Keeping Japanese American Stories Alive youth educational program.

A joint program of the Manzanar Committee and the National Park Service staff at the Manzanar National Historic Site, Katari, which means “to tell stories” in Japanese, is a two-day, intensive, experiential, place-based learning experience about the unjust incarceration of over 120,000 Japanese and Japanese Americans during World War II, held at the Manzanar National Historic Site.

This year’s program, which is in its sixth year, returned to Manzanar after two years of being held online due to the COVID-19 pandemic, and from all indications, it was a great success, and that was, in no small part, due to the active, inspired participation by our students. Thank you, Katari students, for making this year’s program a tremendous success. We hope you learned a lot and that you’ll pass what you learned on to others!

Below are photographs from the weekend.

2022-23 Katari Program

105 photos. ©2022 Manzanar Committee. All rights reserved. Click on any photo to view a larger image.

2022-23 Katari Program

24 photos ©2022 by Rose Masters. All rights reserved. Click on any photo to view a larger image.

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