Demian Akhan, a former resident of the Elizabeth Saunders Home for Mixed Race Children in Japan, who now resides in New York, visits again and talks to the Japan Times interviewer. For article – CLICK HERE.
Kurombo Shōwa Year 34 (1959)
black sambo / nigger / 黒んぼ 昭和 34年
“Sometimes I go about in pity for myself, and all the while
a great wind is bearing me across the sky.”
Native American Ojibwa (Chippewa/Missessauga/Saulteaux ) saying
My earliest memories of life in Japan as a little child were that I played mostly. . . . alone.
My Ojiichan (grandfather), on my mother’s side of the family, was very kind to me as a child growing up in 1950s and 1960s Japan.
Kiku and Isamu キクとイサム – a 1959 classic movie about mixed Black Japanese brother and sister in postwar Japan
This is one of my mother and I’s favorite movies. It is entitled Kiku and Isamu (キクとイサム), which