Ms. Sakamoto is sponsored by Mesch Clark & Rothschild
Fluent in Japanese, Pamela Rotner Sakamoto lived in Kyoto and Tokyo for seventeen years. A Phi Beta Kappa graduate of Amherst College, she holds a doctorate from the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts University. Sakamoto is an expert consultant on Japan-related projects for the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington, D.C. and has taught in the University of Hawaii System. She teaches history at Punahou School in Honolulu. "Midnight in Broad Daylight: A Japanese American Family Caught Between Two Worlds During World War II" has made the-best-books-of-the-year lists for The Seattle Times, Kirkus Reviews, and The Japan Times.