Work & School > Nami Hattori-Aoki


Nami reflects on the changing perspectives of Asians working at historical museums and teaching Canadian history over the course of her career.

Keywords: | assimilation | Canadian history | ethnic minority | museums | youth


Nami is originally from Japan and moved to Canada with her husband in 1985 after living in Israel and the United States. She works as an interpreter in historical museums and is an expert on Laura Ingalls Wilder’s Little House on the Prairie books.