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Published: 25 February 2016

272 Pages | 21 halftones


ISBN: 9780190274009

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Voices from the Canefields

Folksongs from Japanese Immigrant Workers in Hawai'i

Franklin Odo

American Musicspheres

  • Uses folk songs as primary documents in cultural history
  • Contains previously unpublished translations and analyses
  • Challenges prevailing interpretations of Japanese immigration