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Joy Kogawa’s internment experience

The Story


Two authors with entries in the new book Too Young to Fight: Memories From Our Youth During World War II, recount their stories.  Joy Kogawa remembers the positives and negatives of living in an internment camp.  Monica Hughes speaks of her experience as a British teenager sent to live in Scotland.

Medium: Television
Program: Midday
Broadcast Date: Nov. 11, 1999
Guests: Monica Hughes, Joy Kogawa
Host: Brent Bambury, Tina Srebotnjak
Duration: 7:45

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