Series : Real Voices of Reconstruction

Audio recordings of interviews on reconstruction and community building, conducted in the field with residents affected by the Great East Japan Earthquake. The interviews and surveys of the current state of affected communities are used by students studying community building to explore future paths of rehabilitation.

Voice in Kesennuma – Thirties,Male,Fishery Proccessing,Osawa-Mot...

Voice in Kesennuma – Thirties,

Real Voices of Reconstruction "Without reconstruction of the fishery processing industry, Kesennuma ...

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Voice in Kesennuma – Seventies,Female,ex-General Store,Tsurugaur...

Voice in Kesennuma – Seventies

Real Voices of Reconstruction "The younger generation nowadays doesn't even care about maintaining a...

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Voice in Shichigahama – Twenties,Female,Temporary Worker,Sakaiya...

Voice in Shichigahama – Twenti

Real Voices of Reconstruction "You can't tell what kind of disaster might happen in the future. It m...

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Voice in Ishinomaki – Teens,Female,High School Student,Kanan ...

Voice in Ishinomaki – Teens,Fe

Real Voices of Reconstruction "I wonder how the area around here is going to change. I guess it will...

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Voice in Ishinomaki – Fifties,Male,Grocery Storekeeper,Ishinomak...

Voice in Ishinomaki – Fifties,

Real Voices of Reconstruction "Now that a common circumstantial origin between people has been estab...

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Voice in Sendai – Forties, Male, Office Worker, Arahama –

Voice in Sendai – Forties, Mal

Real Voices of Reconstruction "It isn't acceptable that we are relocated towards downtown from the r...

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Voice in Sendai – Seventies,Male,ex-Plasterer,Shinhama –

Voice in Sendai – Seventies,Ma

Real Voices of Reconstruction "The area around the sea, windbreak forests, everything has disappeare...

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Voice in Koori-Fukushima – Twenties,Female,Part-Time Jobber,Shib...

Voice in Koori-Fukushima – Twe

Real Voices of Reconstruction "I thought there's something wrong in that in public, people say that ...

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Voice in Koori-Fukushima – Thirties,Female,Housewife,Danzaki ...

Voice in Koori-Fukushima – Thi

Real Voices of Reconstruction "I do feel an urge to take action, but there's really nothing I can do...

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Voice in NATORI – Thirties,Male,Office Worker, Yuriage –

Voice in NATORI – Thirties,Mal

Real Voices of Reconstruction "What I'm hoping is that the town and everything will be get back to n...

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Voice in NATORI – Fifties,Female,Housewife, Masuda –

Voice in NATORI – Fifties,Fema

Real Voices of Reconstruction "I really hope the huge reconstruction budget won't be wasted." Five m...

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Voice in NATORI – Sixties,Male,Fisherman,Yuriage –

Voice in NATORI – Sixties,Male

Real Voices of Reconstruction "Well, in order to make a living, I need money. There's no way that my...

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