Naomi 平原直美 Hirahara & Heather C. Lindquist, “Life after Manzanar”, 2008 was a history of Japanese-American Manzanar internment camp. Instead of telling what went on inside the internment only, we follow the lives of the people after release. Sue 国富 Kunitomi くにとみ is the most famous voice of Manzanar internment’s. Sue 国富 Kunitomi くにとみ as the “Unquiet Nisei” was … Continue reading Naomi 平原直美 Hirahara & Heather Lindquist, “Life after Manzanar”, 2018.
Naomi 平原直美 Hirahara, “The Summer of Big 罰 Bachi【ばち】(Mas Arai)”, 2003 was a novel of the “Mas Arai” series. “Rafu Shimpo” 羅府新報 ex-editor Naomi Hirahara storyline: July 1999. “Mas Arai didn’t believe in Jesus or Buddha, but thought there might be something in 罰 bachi”. This is a line quote from the novel. Mas Arai is … Continue reading Naomi 平原直美 Hirahara, “The Summer of Big Bachi (Mas Arai)”, 2003.