Oral History Center - UC Berkeley Library

Janet Daijogo, A Life’s Journey: From Child of the Incarceration to Master Teacher, Translating the Truths of Aikido for the Kindergarten Classroom

Interviewee(s):
Daijogo, Janet
Interviewer(s):
Selvidge, Sarah
Title:
Janet Daijogo, A Life’s Journey: From Child of the Incarceration to Master Teacher, Translating the Truths of Aikido for the Kindergarten Classroom
Abstract:
Janet Daijogo was born on March 21, 1937 in San Francisco, California. She was incarcerated at Topaz, Utah from the time she was five to eight years old. She later studied at UC Berkeley and spent time in Japan. She has is now a renowned kindergarten and Aikido teacher at Marin Country Day School.
Subject area(s):
Community and Identity
Interview date(s):
2011
Project:
Japanese American Confinement Sites
Rights:
Daijogo, Janet. "Janet Daijogo, A Life’s Journey: From Child of the Incarceration to Master Teacher, Translating the Truths of Aikido for the Kindergarten Classroom." Interview by Sarah Selvidge in 2011. Oral History Center, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, 2014.