Reading Japan - The Trace: Part 3
Mitsuko lives in Hiroshima with her mother, Teruno. Early on the morning of August 6, a blinding light drives Mitsuko to the floor. She goes out to find her mother who went to the bank. This is the third and final part of the story behind the stone steps that is exhibited at the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum. An interview of Shaw Kuzki who wrote the story follows. (This program was broadcast on August 6, 2016)