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Walmart Accused of Commercializing Incarceration of Japanese Americans

posted by Randall

Best selling author Jamie Ford is calling out Walmart for the sale of wall art depicting the incarceration of Japanese Americans.

The historical photos show happy go lucky prisoners enjoying life behind barbed wire. They were photos taken by government photographers hired to put a positive spin on a blight in U.S. history.

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George Takei to Executive Produce Jamie Ford’s Story about Incarceration Camps

posted by Randall
George Takei signs autographs at the Longacre Theatre stage door in New York after the first preview of ALLEGIANCE on October 6, 2015. Photo by Lia Chang

George Takei signs autographs at the Longacre Theatre stage door in New York after the first preview of ALLEGIANCE on October 6, 2015. Photo by Lia Chang

Actor and activist George Takei will executive produce a movie based on the Jamie Ford best seller, Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet, reports DeadlineRead more

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Jamie Ford to Turn Bestseller into Movie

posted by Brittney Le

Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and SweetHalf-Chinese author Jamie Ford has signed on to work with film producers to turn his bestselling novel Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet into a movie, reports KRTV. Ford has even agreed to write the screenplay adaptation himself, something that not many authors choose to do.

The historical fiction novel is a … Read more

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Feb 27, 2017 Ξ Comments Off on Half-Chinese Author Calls Out Highland Park Students for “Trolling”

Half-Chinese Author Calls Out Highland Park Students for “Trolling”

posted by Brittney Le
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Jamie Ford

Best-selling Chinese American author Jamie Ford took to Facebook and his personal website to report how he was treated at Highland Park High School on Thursday as keynote speaker of the town’s literary festival, reports Dallas News. Ford, who debuted in 2009 with Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet, … Read more

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Sep 29, 2013 Ξ Comments Off on Sacramento Bee: Jamie Ford Follows up Best Seller with Orphan’s Search for his Mother

Sacramento Bee: Jamie Ford Follows up Best Seller with Orphan’s Search for his Mother

posted by Randall

Jamie Ford with Great GrandfatherJamie Ford’s (pictured here with Great Grandfather) 2009 debut novel Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet became a prized best seller.

His follow up novel promises to be just as heartwarming, according to the Sacramento Bee. Songs of Willow Frost follows a Chinese orphan’s journey to find his mother he’s convinced is … Read more

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