From April 28 to May 8, Youth Arts New York collaborated with Peace Boat in presenting 22 programs to 3,000 students in approximately 35 New York City high schools and 2 middle schools in Westchester. County. New to us from Peace boat were hibakusha Nobuko Sugino, Hiroshima, and Michio Hakariya, Nagasaki. Reiko Yamada, Clifton Truman Daniel and Michio Hakariya joined Nagasaki Mayor Tomihisa Taue and Kathleen Sullivan at Martin Luther King, Jr. High School. The event was live streamed over the internet.

Photos by Robert Croonquist, © 2014 all rights reserved