Walking Tours

Walking Tours

"Little Tokyo"

Time: 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Date: Saturday, November 4, 2006
Location: 111 N. Central Avenue, Los Angeles 90012
Meeting Place:in front of the National Center for the Preservation of Democracy (111 N. Central Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90012). Paid parking is available at First and Central and First and Alameda.
Cost: Free

Led by Hillary Jenks, this Walking Tour will look at the different generations and re-generations of work in the communities comprising this vibrant neighborhood. This event is free but reservations are required by e-mailing or calling 213-229-8890.  

Hillary Jenks' research examines the intersections of history, memory, and race within different preservation projects in Little Tokyo. Her work has been featured in The Journal of the West and in the forthcoming anthology Historic Preservation Practice: Reevaluating Cultural Landscapes. She is a PhD candidate in American Studies & Ethnicity from the University of Southern California and formerly Managing Editor for the American Quarterly.

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