History’s Dak Viewfinder

Published April 16, 2015, Sacramento News & Review

Pulitzer Prize winning photographer Paul Kitagaki Jr. captures the portraits and stories of his parents’ generation, of Japanese Americans interned during WWII. Gambatte! Legacy of an Enduring Spirit displays his present portraits alongside past photos taken in the mid 40s by photographers Dorothea Lange and Ansel Adams. While Kitagaki’s work gives voice to Japanese American men and women, these portraits and stories also hold more relevance today than ever, for all Americans, and offer a cautionary tale in this post 9/11 world.

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