Literary arts

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Pacific Citizen, Vol. 106, No. 14 (April 8, 1988) (ddr-pc-60-14)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 106, No. 14 (April 8, 1988) (ddr-pc-60-14)
Selected article titles: "Mineta Leads Fight to Override Reagan's Veto" (p. 1), "Winner Awarded in July: Contest Focuses on Japanese and JA Experiences in U.S." (p. 1), "'Injustice' Cries Out for Redress, Says Inouye" (p. 3), and "The Treatment of Aliens and Foreigners in Japan" (p. 5).
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 …
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 121, No. 4 (August 18-31, 1995) (ddr-pc-67-16)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 121, No. 4 (August 18-31, 1995) (ddr-pc-67-16)
Selected article titles: "Voluntary Evacuees Are Now Eligible for Redress" (pp. 1, 12), "Signs of the Times: Highways Honor Vets" (pp. 1, 5), "Judge Ito: Solidarity in a Time of Anti-Asian Sentiment" (pp. 1, 12), and "Books: Novel Mixes Mystery with JA Internment" (p. 10).
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 62, No. 2 (January 14, 1966) (ddr-pc-38-2)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 62, No. 2 (January 14, 1966) (ddr-pc-38-2)
Select article titles: "Carnegie grants another $41,000 to 'Issei Story'" (p.1); "Tsukiyama: the AJA Pioneer" (p.1); "Shirota's novel: 'Lucky Come Hawaii' selling well in Islands and California" (p. 3); "D.C. installation goers to hear author Allan Bosworth tell of Evacuation story" (p. 4).
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 81, No. 24 (December 12, 1975) (ddr-pc-47-49)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 81, No. 24 (December 12, 1975) (ddr-pc-47-49)
Selected article titles: "By the Board: On Organizational Structure" (p. 1), "Wendy Yoshimura: Oakland Judge Drops One Charge and Mulling Reduction of Bail" (pp. 1-2), "A Nisei Hoosier" (p. 2), and "From the Frying Pan: 3 Sansei Writers" (p. 2).
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 80, No. 25 (June 27, 1975) (ddr-pc-47-25)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 80, No. 25 (June 27, 1975) (ddr-pc-47-25)
Selected article titles: "JACL--Special Board Meeting: Opening Topics on Agenda Heated" (pp. 1-2), "Evacuee Reparations Theme of John Dean Speech at JACL-TDC" (p. 1), and "Book Review: Two Important Bibliographies" (p. 4).
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 …

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 …

Mitsuye May Yamada Interview Segment 30 (ddr-densho-1000-137-30)
vh Mitsuye May Yamada Interview Segment 30 (ddr-densho-1000-137-30)
Organizing an Asian American writers group, which evolved into MultiCultural Women Writers

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 35 (ddr-densho-1000-137-35)
vh Mitsuye May Yamada Interview Segment 35 (ddr-densho-1000-137-35)
Working on book Desert Run while attending Yaddo, an artists' retreat

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 …

Julie Otsuka Interview Segment 15 (ddr-densho-1000-176-15)
vh Julie Otsuka Interview Segment 15 (ddr-densho-1000-176-15)
Enrolling in graduate school, researching first chapter of novel through World War II photographs
Julie Otsuka Interview Segment 17 (ddr-densho-1000-176-17)
vh Julie Otsuka Interview Segment 17 (ddr-densho-1000-176-17)
The process of writing novel, inspiration from everyday life experiences
Hiroshi Kashiwagi Interview Segment 27 (ddr-densho-1000-165-27)
vh Hiroshi Kashiwagi Interview Segment 27 (ddr-densho-1000-165-27)
Writing another play, Laughter and False Teeth about the moral breakdown and corruption of the camp society
Hiroshi Kashiwagi Interview Segment 34 (ddr-densho-1000-165-34)
vh Hiroshi Kashiwagi Interview Segment 34 (ddr-densho-1000-165-34)
Attending Tule Lake pilgrimages in the 1970s: writing and presenting a poem about camp
Hiroshi Kashiwagi Interview Segment 26 (ddr-densho-1000-165-26)
vh Hiroshi Kashiwagi Interview Segment 26 (ddr-densho-1000-165-26)
While in school, writing first play, based on a postwar experience, and seeing it performed
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