Shashin

Japanese Canadian Studio Photography to 1942

Based on the Nikkei National Museum’s touring exhibition, the book brings together rare photographs and new insight into the work of Japanese Canadian studio photographers who depicted the vibrant pre-war communities in Cumberland, Vancouver and New Westminster in British Columbia, Canada. The exhibition was curated by Grace Eiko Thomson, who also coordinated this catalogue publication that includes essays by Jan Gates, Imogene Lim, Patricia Roy, Phyllis Senese, Grace Eiko Thomson and Jim Wolf.
$19.95
paperback
92 black & white images throughout the book
96 pages
Published June 2005.

Available in the museum shop. Contact jcnm[@]nikkeiplace.org to inquire about shipping.