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[Film Screening] My Name is Kim Bok Dong

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George Mason University, Merten Hall Room #1204

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This documentary film is about Grandma Kim Bok Dong who was a survivor of the Japanese Military Sexual Slavery (known as "comfort women")

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This documentary film is about Grandma Kim Bok Dong who was a survivor of the Japanse Military Sexual Slavery (known as "comfort women") during Wolrd War II. She was among thousands of girls and young women who were sexually exploited by the Imperial Japanese Army during World War II, many through kidnapping and coercion.

From age 14, she was imprisoned in comfort stations for eight years across different countries in Asia. Her experiences evoked in her feminist consciousness and led her to become a human rights activist. She died on January 28, 2019 at the age of 92.

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