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Holly Yasui

CEDESA Centro de Desarrollo Agropecuario / Center for Agricultural Development

Holly Yasui was born in Denver, the youngest daughter of Minoru and True S. Yasui. She attended public schools in Denver and the University of Colorado, Boulder, and received a master’s in Communications from the University of Wisconsin–Madison. In 1987 Ms. Yasui moved to Seattle to work at Seattle Community College; University of Washington; and with various community organizations as a freelance writer and graphic designer. She moved to Mexico in 1993, where she lives in an “eco-village” supporting a grassroots campesino (rural) training center called CEDESA (Centro de Desarrollo Agropecuario/Center for Agricultural Development).

Speaker Events

Saturday, July 6

Hirabayashi, Korematsu, and Yasui: Family Perspectives [AUDIO]
Lorraine K. Bannai, Professor of Legal Skills and Director, Fred T. Korematsu Center for Law and Equality, Seattle University
Jay Hirabayashi, Executive Director, Kokoro Dance
Karen Korematsu, Co-Founder & Executive Director, Korematsu Institute for Civil Rights and Education
Holly Yasui, CEDESA Centro de Desarrollo Agropecuario / Center for Agricultural Development


Time: 2:00 p.m. - 3:15 p.m.
Location: Redwood A & B
Topic: Speaking Up