WAM Catalog 2 on WAM’s 3rd Special Exhibit: Korean Comfort Women

Dates of the Exhibit: Mar. – Nov. 2006

Women’s Active Museum on War and Peace Compilation

Price: 1500 JYEN (approx. $15.00 USD)
Language: Japanese
Pages: 48
Full Colour
Date Published: September 2006

Table of Contents
1. Korean “Comfort Women” and the Structure of Japan’s Colonial Rule of Korea
2. The Struggle and Life of Song Shin-do (former “Comfort Woman” and Korean resident living in Japan) in the Words of Cyu Su-ja (Support Committee for former “Comfort Women” that are also Korean residents in Japan)
3. Discovering the Damage Inflicted upon Pak Yong-sim (former Comfort Woman) -The Comfort Women of North Korea
4. A 60-year History of the Korean Women’s Struggle

The Catalogue on WAM’s 3rd Special Exhibit: Korean Comfort Women Abandoned. An exhibit that brings light to the to the reality of abandonment as experienced by Korean “comfort women”. The exhibition shows the structure of colonial rule and conveys the severe damage that continued even after the war had ended.
This catalogue is a very valuable resource as it is a faithful reproduction of the exhibit.

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