Richard Reeves: The Shocking Story of the Japanese-American Internment

Wednesday, May 6, 2015 at 12 p.m.

Admission is FREE, but reservations are recommended. Call 215-409-6700 or order online.

Former Frontline journalist and acclaimed historian Richard Reeves tells the story of America’s less-publicized response to the Pearl Harbor bombings and the many Americans who took great risks to defend the rights of the 120,000 Japanese and Japanese-American internees. Ambassador Joseph Torsella, founding president and former CEO of the Constitution Center, moderates.

A book sale and signing opportunity of Infamy: The Shocking Story of the Japanese-American Internment will follow the program.

Watch live @ noon today!

Event & Parking Information

Advance reservations recommended.  Please call 215-409-6700 or order online.

Please note that this program is subject to change; call the National Constitution Center or check our website for updated information. National Constitution Center programs begin promptly and latecomers may not be admitted.

Parking will be available for $9 at the National Constitution Center parking garage located at the rear of the building on Race Street between 5th and 6th streets on a first come first serve basis. Pick up your discounted parking voucher at registration.

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