2008 National Conference » Speakers

Sojin Kim

Curator of History, Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County

Sojin Kim is curator of history at the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County. She was a curator at the Japanese American National Museum for over nine years, where she developed exhibitions that included Boyle Heights: The Power of Place, Big Drum: Taiko in the United States, and Landscaping America: Beyond the Japanese Garden.

Speaker Events

Saturday, July 5

Preserving a Historic Place: Nihonmachi in California and the Interior West
Donna Graves, Project Director, Preserving California's Japantowns
Sojin Kim, Curator of History, Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County
Kara Miyagishima, Historian - Intermountain Region, National Park Service
Raymond Uno, Judge (Retired)
Time: 10:00 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.
Location: Mineral Hall B & C, 3rd Floor
Topic: Defining, Preserving and Expanding the Community