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Understanding Sansei taiko (Japanese)

Seiichi Tanaka January 27, 2005

(Japanese) As I remember, when we were kids in Japan it was sort of expected …


Soukou Bayashi: Dedicated to the Issei (Japanese)

Seiichi Tanaka January 27, 2005

(Japanese) Well, it’s no big deal. When I started to hit on the taiko even …


The performing arts not for Nisei

Mas Kodani December 3, 2004

When I came to this temple in ’68, it was the first Japanese American community …


Sense of lineage between Sansei and Issei through Taiko

PJ Hirabayashi January 26, 2005

The relationship between the Sansei and the Issei, I think, were very similar in that …


Changing demography of gardeners in Southern California

Lou Kitashima December 1, 2005

I am Sansei. I haven’t seen any younger gardeners, Japanese. I see a lot of …

Hattori,Paula Hoyos

Japanese language is the important aspect to keep identity (Spanish)

Paula Hoyos Hattori July 12, 2006

(Spanish) The third generation I would say, after my grandfather, is that [generation] which returns …


Generational Gap (Spanish)

Kazuomi Takagi February 23, 2007

(Spanish) For me it is easier to deal with the Nisei sansei because the Issei …


Getting along with "Jichan" and "Bachan"

George Abe December 10, 2004

This thing of skipping a generation, I think as Sanseis we began to look more …


Stripped of Pride

Bert Nakano September 13, 1997

In fact, the Sansei were the whole LTPRO. They came from the 1960s, 1970s, early …


Influence as a youth

Stan Sakai September 28, 2010

Well, I’m third generation Japanese American; I’m a Sansei. I grew up in Hawaii, where …

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