RBCM@Home Exploring the Broken Promises Exhibit

Japanese-Canadian fishing boats seized at Annieville dike on the Fraser River

Broken Promises focusses on the dispossession of property owned by Japanese Canadians and will travel to the Royal BC Museum in 2022.Dr. Yasmin Amaratunga Railton, co-curator of the Broken Promises exhibit will talk about how the exhibit is told from the perspective of seven Japanese Canadian narrators and how the government policies of dispossession affected all generations of their families.

Learn more about the image above by visiting the Learning Portal "Archival Documents: The Dispossession of Japanese Canadians"

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If you are not able to access through Zoom, we will also be streaming on Facebook Live. Please visit the Royal BC Museum Facebook page. A recording will also be posted to the Royal BC Museum's YouTube channel in the days following the presentation.  

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Kim Gough
Learning Program Developer

RBCM @ Home will  visit with staff of the Royal BC Museums and museums and cultural sites around BC on Tuesdays at 12 pm. 

Got little ones? RBCM @ Home (Kids) takes place on Wednesdays at 11 am, visit our calendar for topics, presenters and a list of materials so you can join in with hands-on activities at home.

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