Interview with Katsue Asakura #2

Interview with Katsue Asakura conducted by Chris Conybeare and translators in Japanese and some English for the Hole Hole Bushi: Songs of the Cane Field. Topics include being stung by a yellow jacket while working; thoughts about the hard work on the plantation; singing holehole bushi; missing her friends in Japan; working while the luna was away; pay and costs of goods; and normalcy surrounding talk about sex at the time.

Languages: English, Japanese


  • Public affairs

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