Stan Sakai Named the 2011 Cultural Ambassador By the Japanese American National Museum


According to the Dark Horse Comics blog, this past weekend, Usagi Yojimbo creator Stan Sakai was named the 2011 Cultural Ambassador by the Japanese American National Museum.

The Japanese American National Museum is the largest museum in the United States dedicated to sharing the experience of Americans of Japanese ancestry. The founding of the Museum is a story of high hopes, remarkable achievements, frustration, and ultimately, success.

Stan Sakai is a multiple Eisner Award-winning creator. From 1993 through present, Stan Sakai has received over twenty Eisner Award nominations.

Huge congratulations to Stan. Readers of Usagi Yojimbo will know that this is a well deserved accolade!

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