Feb. 28: Sachiko: A Bomb Survivor’s Story

By Ryan Patchin
Posted February 22, 2018

Feb. 28: Sachiko: A Bomb Survivor’s Story

Caren Stelson, author of Sachiko: A Bomb Survivor’s Story, will visit Metropolitan State University for a conversation about bomb survivor, Sachiko Yasui’s  life, and to discuss her lecture to medical doctors at the University of Wisconsin Medical School about radiation exposure.

Sachiko received the American Library Association’s Siebert Award for Information Books, and the Jane Addams Book Award for Peace and Justice, among other recognition. Stelson’s visit will be 3 to 4:20 p.m., Wednesday, Feb. 28, at Midway Center, room 154, 1450 Energy Park Drive.

Stelsonis an active partner at Metropolitan State and Nagasaki University as the two build close ties via the Nagasaki-St. Paul Sister City organization.

No RSVP necessary. Contact Michal Mosckow at michal.moskow@metrostate.edu with questions.