Dean Takahashi

Dean Takahashi is lead writer for GamesBeat at VentureBeat. He has been a tech journalist for more than 28 years, and he has covered games for 21 years. He has been at VentureBeat since 2008. Prior to that, he wrote for the San Jose Mercury News, the Red Herring, the Wall Street Journal, the Los Angeles Times, and the Dallas Times-Herald. He is the author of two books, Opening the Xbox and The Xbox 360 Uncloaked. He organizes the annual GamesBeat and GamesBeat Summit conferences. He lives in the San Francisco Bay Area.

Junzo Jake Ohara, 84, Takeshi Motoyasu, 84, and Eddie Tetsuji Kato, 86, outside Kato’s Monterey Park, California, home in 2013.

Japanese American Internment Revisited

Paul Kitagaki Jr., the son of Japanese American Internment Camp internees, tracked down survivors to document their experiences for his book Behind Barbed Wire.


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