Interviews with Historians


Tetsuden Kashima

Professor Kashima is a renowned scholar, historian and professor in the Department of American Asian Studies and an Adjunct Professor of Sociology at the University of Washington. He has authored numerous articles and has written the foreword in many books in the Japanese American field of study.

He has authored two books:  Buddhism in America:  The Social Organization of an Ethnic Religious Institution (1977) and more relevant to this film, Judgment Without Trial: Japanese American Imprisonment during World War II (2003, 2004).

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Arthur Hansen


Greg Robinson


Daniel Martinez



Roger Daniels


Eric L. Muller

Eric L. Muller is Dan K. Moore Distinguished Professor in Jurisprudence and Ethics at the University of North Carolina School of Law and director of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill's Center for Faculty Excellence. He is editor of Colors of Confinement: Rare Kodachrome Photographs of Japanese American Incarceration in World War II and author of American Inquisition: The Hunt for Japanese American Disloyalty in World War II and Free to Die for Their Country: The Story of the Japanese American Draft Resisters in World War II.


Eileen H. Tamura

Eileen H. Tamura is an educational historian and director of social studies projects with the University of Hawaii College of Education Curriculum, Research and Development Group.  

She is the author of Americanization, Acculturation, and Ethnic Identity:  The Nisei Generation in Hawaii1994; and, most relevant to this documentary: In Defense of Justice:  Joseph Kurihara and the Japanese American Struggle for Equality,2013.

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Wayne Merrill Collins