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Interview: Johnnie Morton


Making a speech in Japanese

I was a communications major at USC and the first taste of giving a speech actually was in Japanese school. It was a lot of firsts for me as far as Japanese school goes. But that was my first opportunity to give a speech and I was really nervous and I went up and bowed to begin my speech totally in Japanese bowed again and it was over. At the end of the ceremony I got a trophy.

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Johnnie Morton interview #2: Making a speech in Japanese
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Interview Date: February 7, 2000 Location: California, US Interviewer: John Esaki Contributed by Watase Media Arts Center, Japanese American National Museum  © 2008 Japanese American National Museum * Interview was … More »

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