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Ariyoshi,George

Teacher who helped with lisp

George Ariyoshi December 15, 2003

In the 8th grade, I had a very bad lisping. And I realized…I began to …

Kawakami,Barbara

Surviving after father's death

Barbara Kawakami February 19, 2004

Life changed drastically when my father died. Until then, we had a fairly comfortable life. …

Hirabayashi,James

Little interaction with parents

James Hirabayashi January 7, 2004

When you ask me about my connections with my parents, at first, you know, when …

Hirabayashi,James

Politics in ethnic studies

James Hirabayashi January 7, 2004

At first I was the Chair of Asian American Studies and then I became the …

Hirabayashi,James

Center for Japanese American Studies in community

James Hirabayashi January 7, 2004

The reason I got involved was we had this Center for Japanese American Studies that …

Hirabayashi,James

Involvement with ethnic studies

James Hirabayashi January 7, 2004

The students were pressing for any kind of classes that had to do with ethnic …

Hirabayashi,James

Testing assumptions of Japanese scholars

James Hirabayashi January 7, 2004

You know, I was kind of concerned about the Japanese scholars studying the Japanese American …

Kasahara,Haruo

Sings traditional plantation labor song (ho-le ho-le bushi) in Japanese and Hawaiian

Haruo Kasahara June and July, 1991

[The ho-le ho-le bushi is about dragging the cane cuttings through the fields. Mrs. Kasahara …

Kawakami,Barbara

Racial make-up of plantation camps

Barbara Kawakami February 19, 2004

We lived in segregated camps. We lived in Japanese camp. And there was an Okinawan …

Kawakami,Barbara

Clothes of plantation workers

Barbara Kawakami February 19, 2004

For me, I think living in the hub of plantation life, right near the sugar …

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