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June, 2011

recorder311 Stories 017 Another Take

recorder311 Stories 017 Another Take

About the activities of Ishinomaki machi-cafe: When it comes to taking action in response to the dis...

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recorder311 Stories 017

The situation was frustrating for a month after the disaster, because I couldn't do anything even th...

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Tanonteer Bus Tour on the final day

Tanonteer Bus Tour on the final day

"Tanonteer" is a volunteer group led by artist Tanotaiga who works on debris removal in Ishinomaki a...

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recorder311 Stories 016 Another Take

My volunteering started when I set out to repair my friend's house in Kesennuma. This gradually expa...

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recorder311 Stories 016

I had been putting out information from my blog about the safety of people as well as information on...

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Tanonteer Bus Tour Report Part 2

Tanonteer Bus Tour Report Part 2

"Tanonteer" stands for "Volunteering with Tanotaiga" or "Tanoshiku (enjoyable) Volunteering." A reco...

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recorder311 Stories 015 Another Take

I never expected that issues of "who was and wasn't directly affected", feelings of "indebtedness" a...

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recorder311 Stories 015

I feel that the earthquake event tends to get diminished and become construed as if only people badl...

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Support Activities in Kobuchihama, Ishinomaki

Support Activities in Kobuchihama, I

A record of support activities in Kobuchihama, Ishinomaki, and an interview with Tamaki Oshikiri who...

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recorder311 Stories 014

I was not able to contact my family for three days after the earthquake. My parents' house in the co...

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recorder311 Stories 013

I was in Asakusa, Tokyo at the time of the earthquake. The tremor was such that I took the emergency...

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recorder311 Stories 012 Another Take

Post-disaster household tips: First, keep a kerosene heater that does not require mains power, and a...

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recorder311 Stories 012

I was at work when the earthquake struck. I went downstairs and was surprised that the window glass ...

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recorder311 Stories 011

On the night of the earthquake I couldn't sleep at all because of the strong aftershocks. I had neve...

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recorder311 Stories 010 Another Take

I posted my email address on twitter and offered to help people confirm the safety of acquaintances ...

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recorder311 Stories 010

I was at my apartment in Odawara, Sendai. The doorframe of my front door became warped, so I needed ...

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recorder311 Stories 009 Another Take

I stayed open during the aftermath of the quake preparing a different menu of the bento (boxed meals...

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recorder311 Stories 009

I was at a business associate's building when the earthquake struck. The tremor was such that I thou...

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recorder311 Stories 008 Another Take

We aimed to make the "Thinking Table", which is installed in the open square on the first floor of s...

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recorder311 Stories 008

I was in Kanagawa Prefecture at the time of the earthquake. It was a strong tremor that lasted for a...

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recorder311 Stories 007 Another Take

I felt the second large tremor when I was at a parking area on Metropolitan Expressway. The expressw...

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recorder311 Stories 007

I was driving in Tokyo and felt a very strong tremor when I brought my car to a halt. Although I am ...

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recorder311 Stories 006

I was on the third floor of a CD shop at the time of the earthquake. At nightfall I heard about the ...

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recorder311 Stories 005 Another Take

I tried to get home the day after the earthquake but couldn't because smoke was rising from the petr...

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