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Within a young Japanese woman’s journey to adulthood, the culture does not offer one specific ritual or even that marks the moment that she leaves her childhood behind. Roxanne is no exception to the rule. While there is not one significant event that causes Roxanne to feel like an adult, she predicts that the sum of experiences that helped her grow and mature, will equate to Roxanne becoming a responsible and independent adult…
Oral History, Stockton - CA, California, Japanese American, History
Ivanschencko, Oksana. "Komure Family: Roxanne Komure (Youth)". (2005). STOCKTONSpeaks! Japanese American Stories. Oral History 6.
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