Historic Joy Kogawa House

Historic Joy Kogawa House

Also referred to as the Kogawa House, the childhood home of author Joy Kogawa has been preserved and become a historic site.


OrgNameHistoric Joy Kogawa House
Street 1450 W 64th Avenue


Readers of these historical materials will encounter derogatory references to Japanese Canadians and euphemisms used to obscure the intent and impacts of the internment and dispossession. While these are important realities of the history, the Landscapes of Injustice Research Collective urges users to carefully consider their own terminological choices in writing and speaking about this topic today as we confront past injustice. See our statement on terminology, and related sources here.