Literary arts

Arts and literature (7)
Literary arts (83)
Essays (143)
Fiction (14)
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Children and young adult (1)
Nonfiction (11)
Plays (15)
Poetry (17)

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Literary works on incarceration

83 items
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 88, No. 2025 (January 5-12, 1979) (ddr-pc-51-1)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 88, No. 2025 (January 5-12, 1979) (ddr-pc-51-1)
Selected article titles: "JACL to File Redress Bill" (pp. 1, 9-10), "When Douglas MacArthur 'Reigned' in Japan" (p. 2), "What Was the U.S. Occupation of Japan Like?" (pp. 3, 15), and "Japan's Secret Intercontinental Missile: Konnyaku Bakudan" (pp. 5, 14).
Mitsuye May Yamada Interview Segment 26 (ddr-densho-1000-137-26)
vh Mitsuye May Yamada Interview Segment 26 (ddr-densho-1000-137-26)
Introduction to poetry and the women's movement: "a wonderful exhilarating experience"

Mitsuye Yamada was interviewed together with her two surviving brothers, William Toshio Yasutake and Joseph Yasutake, in group sessions on October 8-9, 2002. She was interviewed individually on October 9-10, 2002.

Before being contacted by Densho, the Yasutake siblings had planned to conduct their ...

Mitsuye May Yamada Interview Segment 33 (ddr-densho-1000-137-33)
vh Mitsuye May Yamada Interview Segment 33 (ddr-densho-1000-137-33)
Publishing Camp Notes and Other Poems

Mitsuye Yamada was interviewed together with her two surviving brothers, William Toshio Yasutake and Joseph Yasutake, in group sessions on October 8-9, 2002. She was interviewed individually on October 9-10, 2002.

Before being contacted by Densho, the Yasutake siblings had planned to conduct their own family history interviews. Individually and ...

doc "Tigers Show Class In Five Day Tourney" (ddr-densho-280-95)
"Broadway Whims" article about the Broadway Bengals basketball team and the holiday tournament they played over winter break.
doc "Fishermen's Club Eye Prep Derby At Tuesday Meet" (ddr-densho-280-69)
"Broadway Whims" article on the Broadway High Fishermen's club and their upcoming events.
doc "Locals Tangle 'Unknown' Eagle Hoopsters Tonight" (ddr-densho-280-83)
"Broadway Whims" article about the upcoming basketball game between the Broadway Bengals and the Cleveland Eagles.
doc "Collins, G.L. Fields Hold Ball Tourney" (ddr-densho-280-73)
"Broadway Whims" article advertises an upcoming holiday basketball tournament.
doc "Horse-Hiders Prime For Initial Tilt With Ballard" (ddr-densho-280-56)
"Broadway Whims" article on Broadway High's upcoming baseball game against Ballard High Beavers.
doc "Indians Make Tea For Cats At W.S. Today" (ddr-densho-280-90)
"Broadway Whims" article on the Broadway Bengals baseball team's upcoming game against the West Seattle Indians.
doc "Tigervillers Show Claws On Grizzlies" (ddr-densho-280-85)
"Broadway Whims" article on the Broadway Bengals basketball win over Queen Anne Grizzlies.
Hisaye Yamamoto Interview Segment 15 (ddr-densho-1002-10-15)
vh Hisaye Yamamoto Interview Segment 15 (ddr-densho-1002-10-15)
Early ambitions to be a writer

This interview was conducted by sisters Emiko and Chizuko Omori for their 1999 documentary, Rabbit in the Moon, about the Japanese American resisters of conscience in the World War II incarceration camps. As a result, the interviews in this collection are typically not life histories, instead primarily focusing on issues ...

Hisaye Yamamoto Interview Segment 3 (ddr-densho-1002-10-3)
vh Hisaye Yamamoto Interview Segment 3 (ddr-densho-1002-10-3)
Early interest in writing: getting published in the Japanese American press

This interview was conducted by sisters Emiko and Chizuko Omori for their 1999 documentary, Rabbit in the Moon, about the Japanese American resisters of conscience in the World War II incarceration camps. As a result, the interviews in this collection are typically not life histories ...

Pacific Citizen, Vol. 103, No. 16 (October 17, 1986) (ddr-pc-58-41)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 103, No. 16 (October 17, 1986) (ddr-pc-58-41)
Selected article titles: "Veto of Calif. Bilingual Ed Bill Assailed" (pp. 1, 8), "S.F. Meeting: LEC Weighs Prospects for Redress in '87" (pp. 1, 8), "New 'Nissei Soldier' Documentary in the Works" (pp. 1, 8), and "450 Titles: Bibliography of Books on JAs Released" (p. 3).
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 107, No. 20 (December 23-30, 1988) (ddr-pc-60-45)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 107, No. 20 (December 23-30, 1988) (ddr-pc-60-45)
Special holiday issue divided into sections A 1-12, B 1-12, C 1-16, D 1-12, E 1-24, D 13-24, C 17-32, B 13-24, and A 13-24. Selected article titles: "The President Signs the Redress Bill" (pp. B-1-B-2), "Decision to Cooperate" (pp. C-4-C-5), "Despite Wishes of Some: Comparatively Few Internees Came from Hawaii" (pp. E-2-E-3, E-19), and "John ...
doc "Kittrell Picks Forty-Six Study Hall Attendants" (ddr-densho-280-96)
"Broadway Whims" article about the try-out process to become a study hall attendant. Successful students were listed in the article.
doc "Tiger Sluggers Seek Second Victory Of Season Against Strong Cleveland Aggregation Tonight At Georgetown" (ddr-densho-280-108)
"Broadway Whims" article on upcoming baseball game between the Broadway Bengals and the Cleveland Eagles.
doc "'40 Sealth Booms Into Nation's Highest Award Winner At C.P.A." (ddr-densho-280-102)
"Broadway Whims" article on Broadway's 1940 Sealth team won top marks from Columbia Press Association.
doc "Thirty Million Newspapers Preserve American Freedom" (ddr-densho-280-87)
"Broadway Whims" article on National Newspaper Week and the importance of freedom of press.
doc "Girls Sell Candy At Senior Play" (ddr-densho-280-99)
"Broadway Whims" article advertising the study hall attendants' club selling candy at Broadway High play.
doc "The Water Boy Says:" (ddr-densho-280-86)
"Broadway Whims" article that touches on the Broadway Bengals' basketball, baseball, and fishing teams.
doc "Garfield Visits Locals With Big Guns Tonight" (ddr-densho-280-58)
"Broadway Whims" article on upcoming basketball game between Broadway High and Garfield High.
doc "Williams Beats Barret For Study Post" (ddr-densho-280-77)
"Broadway Whims" article on the election of the new study hall attendant's club at Broadway High.
doc "Building, Grounds Group Directs Improvements" (ddr-densho-280-62)
"Broadway Whims" article on the upcoming projects of the Broadway High building and grounds committee.
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