After several months of unintentional delay, I am pleased to announce my inaugural zine is available for purchase!
Beyond the Gate: An Ethnic History of Portland’s Nihonmachi and Chinatown offers a walking tour of Portland’s Chinatown neighborhood, guiding readers through major periods in neighborhood and national history.
Visitors and Oregon residents alike will discover why the neighborhood was originally named Nihonmachi, what event forced most residents to move away, and the slow rebirth that followed.
Interested in snagging a copy? Submit a comment and I’ll get back to you via email.