Chorus of Mushrooms

Chorus of Mushrooms

by Hiromi Goto
     
 

Chorus of Mushrooms heralds the debut of a young Japanese Canadian feminist, Hiromi Goto. Until the publication of Chorus of Mushrooms in 1994, the primary voice heard from Japanese Canadians was that of the people interned during World War II. Hiromi Goto examines the immigration experience of the Japanese Canadian beyond war and into present day

Overview

Chorus of Mushrooms heralds the debut of a young Japanese Canadian feminist, Hiromi Goto. Until the publication of Chorus of Mushrooms in 1994, the primary voice heard from Japanese Canadians was that of the people interned during World War II. Hiromi Goto examines the immigration experience of the Japanese Canadian beyond war and into present day Alberta. Celebrating cultural differences as a privilege, Chorus of Mushrooms explores the shifts and collisions of culture through the lives of three generations of women in a Japanese family living in a small prairie town.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780920897539
Publisher:
NeWest Publishers, Limited
Publication date:
10/28/1993
Series:
Nunatak Fiction
Pages:
222
Product dimensions:
5.56(w) x 8.29(h) x 0.62(d)

Meet the Author

Hiromi Goto was born in Chibaken, Japan, and immigrated to Canada with her family in 1969. They lived on the west coast of British Columbia for eight years before moving to Nanton, Alberta, a small town in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains. Hiromi attended the University of Calgary and graduated in 1989 with a BA in Humanities (English/Art).

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