Mitsuo Aoki

Ulu Mendiola, session 1 5/27/1997

Reverend Doctor Mits Aoki session with Ulu Mendiola recorded on 5/27/1997 at the Mendiola residence, Honolulu, Oʻahu for the documentary "Living Your Dying." Topics include: meaning of her name Ululani; her family background; her pride as an ʻolapa [dancer] with Halau Hula O Maiki; breast cancer diagnosis and treatment over six years and its spread into her bones; support from her church and her hula sisters and brothers. Rev. Dr. Aoki introduces the use of relaxation techniques, visualization and imagery as part of her therapy.

Languages: English


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