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Wesley Ueunten, Ph.D.

Associate Professor/Asian American Studies, San Francisco State University

Wesley Ueunten is a Sansei Okinawan from Kauai, Hawai`i, and is an assistant professor in College of Ethnic Studies in Asian American Studies at San Francisco State University. He has lived and traveled throughout the Japanese and Okinawan diaspora. Since 1995 he has lived in the Bay Area, where he has been active in the Japanese American and Okinawan American community as a researcher, musician, and community volunteer.

Speaker Events

Saturday, July 6

「私たちは戦争と結婚したのではない」:日系史における「戦争花嫁」 (We Didn't Marry the War: Stories of War Brides in Nikkei History) [AUDIO]
Junko Kondo
Michelle Lim
Kryselle Manzano
Mariko Sandico
Stephen H. Sumida, Ph.D., Professor of American Ethnic Studies, University of Washington
Mariko Takagi-Kitayama, Ph.D., Professor, Aichi Gakuin University
Wesley Ueunten, Ph.D., Associate Professor/Asian American Studies, San Francisco State University
Annia Yoshizumi


Time: 11:00 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
Location: Metropolitan A
Topic: 日本語のセッション (Sessions in Japanese)