The Resource The grave on the wall, Brandon Shimoda

The grave on the wall, Brandon Shimoda

Label
The grave on the wall
Title
The grave on the wall
Statement of responsibility
Brandon Shimoda
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Award-winning poet Brandon Shimoda has crafted a lyrical portrait of his paternal grandfather, Midori Shimoda, whose life-child migrant, talented photographer, suspected enemy alien and spy, desert wanderer, American citizen-mirrors the arc of Japanese America in the twentieth century. In a series of pilgrimages, Shimoda records the search to find his grandfather, and unfolds, in the process, a moving elegy on memory and forgetting
Member of
Summary
A poet, in this memoir and book of mourning, crafts a lyrical-collage portrait of a grandfather he barely knew, recording the search to find his grandfather, from his own home in the Arizona desert to the family’s ancestral village in Japan, to a Montana museum of WWII detention
Storyline
Tone
Biography type
individual biography
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10801469
Cataloging source
Midwest
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hoopla (Digital media service)
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Shimoda, Brandon
Dewey number
973/.04956
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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True
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  • Shimoda, Midori
  • Shimoda, Brandon
  • Japanese Americans
  • Japanese American photographers
  • Immigrants
  • Japanese Americans
  • Grandfathers
  • Grandparent and child
Target audience
adult
Label
The grave on the wall, Brandon Shimoda
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
MWT12404715
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9780872867932
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT12404715
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12404715
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
The grave on the wall, Brandon Shimoda
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
MWT12404715
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9780872867932
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT12404715
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12404715
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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