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White flash, black rain : women of Japan relive the bomb /
edited and translated by Lequita Vance-Watkins and Aratani Mariko.
edition
1st ed.
imprint
Minneapolis, MN : Milkweed Editions ; [Emeryville, CA] : Distributed by Publishers Group West, 1995.
description
x, 104 p. ; 23 cm.
ISBN
1571314024 (acid-free paper)
format(s)
Book
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imprint
Minneapolis, MN : Milkweed Editions ; [Emeryville, CA] : Distributed by Publishers Group West, 1995.
isbn
1571314024 (acid-free paper)
catalogue key
1476788
A Look Inside
Summaries
Unpaid Annotation
The voices in this powerful collection of poetry and prose refute the assumption that the devastation unleashed on Hiroshima and Nagasaki ended with the war. Their words echo the refrain that the ravages of war live on in the body and soul, in victim and victor.
Table of Contents
Acknowledgments
Introduction
Haikup. 1
Tankap. 2
The Skyp. 3
A Child Remembersp. 7
The Second Room: Chonum yogie issumnida, I am herep. 10
White Nagasakip. 13
Talking to Myselfp. 14
Bikini, Be with Hiroshima and Nagasakip. 16
Tankap. 18
Tankap. 19
For the Dead of Augustp. 20
Haikup. 22
Haikup. 23
Sachiko-san, Who Died in the Atomic Bombingp. 24
Evening Primrosesp. 26
Tankap. 28
A City in Camouflagep. 29
The Stairs to Heavenp. 30
Hiroshima no Pikap. 31
To the People Who Make A-Bombsp. 36
Fish Talkp. 39
Untitled Childhood Recollectionp. 40
Haikup. 42
I Witness Hiroshimap. 43
Bright, Vivid, and Creative: The Women's Peace Movement in Hiroshima and the Delta Women's Groupp. 45
Continuous Prayers # 15p. 49
Continuous Prayers # 20p. 51
Continuous Prayers # 24p. 53
Continuous Prayers # 29p. 56
Tankap. 58
Tankap. 59
Requiem for a Korean Girlp. 60
Hiroshima Being Questionedp. 63
The National Responsibility for War and the Victims of Nuclear Radiationp. 64
The War Experience and Literaturep. 65
Haikup. 69
Haikup. 70
We Must Doubt as well as Trustp. 71
When We Say "Hiroshima"p. 76
Flagp. 77
The A-Bomb Disease I Didn't Knowp. 79
Tankap. 86
Tankap. 87
Let Us Not Forget Hiroshima/Auschwitzp. 88
Miyamaodamaki: Fan Columbinep. 89
Haikup. 96
The Entrance to the Futurep. 97
Selected Author Biographies
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