July 29, 2019
Broadway Performance Hall
Seattle, WA 98122
5:45 PM Doors Open (refreshments served)
6:30 – 7:45 “Sugihara Survivors” and panel discussion
8:00 – 10:20 PM “Persona Non Grata”
Chiune Sugihara served as vice Consul for the Japanese government in Kaunas, Lithuania. During the Second World War, Sugihara helped some six thousand Jews flee Europe by issuing visas to them so that they could travel through Japanese territory, risking his job and his family’s lives.