(catalog - In America)
GIL ASAKAWA (author of Being Japanese American) is a Sansei who lives in Arvada, Colorado, with his partner, Erin Yoshimura, and two cats.  He works in the news media and has written for newspapers, magazines, and Web sites.  He co-authored The Toy Book (Knopf, 1991) and has written a more-or-less weekly column called "Nikkei View" since 1998.
Gil and Erin were spotted in front of the Japanese American National Museum-- one of the first in line for the Kogi truck!  (April, 2009)

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