Daughters of the Samurai Janice Nimura talked about her book Daughters of the Samurai: A Journey from East to West and Back, in which she recounts five women sent to the… read more

Daughters of the Samurai Janice Nimura talked about her book Daughters of the Samurai: A Journey from East to West and Back, in which she recounts five women sent to the United States by the Japanese government in 1871 to learn and export Western culture. In her book, the author reports that three of the five women remained in the United States for 10 years, and returned to Japan emboldened to reform women’s education. Janice Nimura spoke with author Marie Mutsuki Mockett. close

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Daughters of the Samurai

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Program ID:
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Public Affairs Event
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Location:
Pasadena, California, United States
First Aired:
Jun 13, 2015 | 10:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Aug 23, 2015 | 4:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2

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  • Jun 13, 2015 | 10:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 29, 2015 | 5:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 12, 2015 | 10:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 09, 2015 | 6:53am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 23, 2015 | 4:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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