Playwright Jeanne Sakata on the Importance of Hold These Truths
Featuring the Japanese American Civil Liberties Collection from LA Theatre Works
Audiobook Break is proud to present the Japanese American Civil Liberties Collection from LA Theatre Works. Listen to a discussion with playwright Jeanne Sakata on Hold These Truths, her play about Gordon Hirabayashi’s courageous stand against the US Government during WWII. After he was arrested, he took his case to the Supreme Court, where his case was upheld. It took 40 years before his conviction was overturned.
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