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Resources for Japan Scholars: Nikkei Australia

Nikkei Australia

Nikkei Australia is a membership organisation promoting research, community, arts and cultural activities related to the Japanese diaspora in Australia. Among its projects, Nikkei Australia spearheaded and ran a comprehensive survey of the Cowra cemetery (where many Nikkei civilian internees and prisoners of from World War II were buried), resulting in the bilingual Cowra Japanese War Cemetery Database and a storytelling app centred on these histories, titled Cowra Voices.

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Main image: Sourced from Centre for Open Data in the Humanities’ Kuzushiji Dataset (Source)

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