‘Sense of belonging’ is one of the big elements of one’s identity. We
can not live without looking for something which defines who we are
somehow, can we?
100 years has passed since the first Japanese immigrants reached Brazil
in 1908. They were followed by a lot of Japanese who crossed the ocean
leaving home not knowing when to go back, longing for a better life.
Japanese immigrants and their descendent have been integrating into
“Brazil” and somehow they have conserved Japanese culture even more
than the Japanese in Japan do.
As a part of Brazil.
Searching for a piece.