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UH Manoa to hold symposium for peacemaking

MANOA (HawaiiNewsNow) - The University of Hawaii at Manoa will hold a symposium featuring the personal experiences and recollections of civilians impacted by World War II.

"Words of War, Lessons of Peace: A Multigenerational Symposium for Peacemaking" will take place Sunday, Nov. 21. It will be held at the UH Architecture Auditorium from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

The event will feature special guest speakers who will share their wartime and post-war experiences.

The free event is open to the public. On-campus parking is free.

The symposium is organized by William S. Richardson School of Law JD candidate Scott T. Nishimoto.

Co-sponsors of the event include the UH Manoa law school, the Center for Oral History and the Spark M. Matsunaga Institute for Peace & Conflict Resolution.

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