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[Media Coverage] International Examiner: Revisiting the Hiroshima Panels 75 years later

We were featured in INTERNATIONAL EXAMINER on August 20th.
Revisiting the Hiroshima Panels 75 years later – by Rebecca Jennison

This article covers the overview of the Hiroshima Panels, paths that the Marukis took, as well as our recent activities.

— In the midst of the Covid-19 pandemic, Okamura’s recent call for support has widened the circle of support for the museum; website renewal and plans for virtual gallery film are now underway. In a recent interview, he expressed the hope that each viewer’s experience or encounter with the Hiroshima Panels will spark new insights that “are not necessarily just about nuclear issues, or war,” but that also help us respond to “ multiple forms of violence” encountered everywhere in the world today.  

Seventy-five years have passed since the war’s end, but revisiting the Hiroshima Panels now will help a new, younger generation “find new ways to approach nuclear issues, and bring an end to nuclear weapons and the threat of nuclear war.” 

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