PBS NewsHour || Frances Kai-Hwa Wang || November 2021
The Detroit History Podcast || Tim Kiska || November 2021
Produced by Dr. Tim Kiska, Frank Abe offers an in-depth history of No-No Boy and writer John Okada’s ties to Detroit, with additional contextualization from Celeste Shimoura Goedert and Mika Kennedy.
MotorCities National Heritage Area || Brian Yopp || October 2021
Brian Yopp interviews Celeste Shimoura Goedert and Mika Kennedy about Japanese Americans and racialized experiences of Detroit and its automotive industry.
One Detroit PBS || Bill Kubota || September 2021
Japanese American Memorial Pilgrimages || Tadaima 2021 || September 2021
Celeste Shimoura Goedert and Mika Kennedy in conversation about Exiled to Motown, Japanese Americans in Detroit, and telling the story through objects and archives.
Michigan Radio || Beenish Ahmed || July 2021
Deadline Detroit || Alan Stamm || July 2021
Deadline Detroit || Emma Klug || July 2021
2021 Bauder Lecture Series | Week Two: The Cranbrook Japanese Garden and the Japanese Experience in Detroit
Cranbrook Center for Collections and Research || July 2021
Lecture and Q&A with Dr. Bonnie Clark (University of Denver) and Dr. Mika Kennedy (Kalamazoo College) about the Japanese gardens of the Amache camp and Japanese American resettlement during and after World War II.