San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
What are cultures of place? How do we create synergy to revitalize our communities during these times of transformation? Former Poet Laureates of San Francisco devorah major and Janice Mirikitani with writer/storyteller Brenda Wong Aoki share insight into the Afro-Asian cultural dynamic of J-town through storytelling and community dialogue. Kai Kane Aoki Izu and Javonte Holloway perform hip hop and rap and share reflections on growing up in the Western Addition neighborhood with arts activist Eryn Kimura.