This week: what are three educated women to do in a society that doesn’t value their education?
Listen to the episode here.
Nimura, Janice. Daughters of the Samurai.
Furuki, Yoshiko. The White Plum, a Biography of Tsuda Ume.
Tsuda, Umeko and Yoshiko Furuki. The Attic Letters: Ume Tsuda’s Correspondence to her American Mother.
Some excellent biographical sketches of Ume, Shige and Sutematsu are available here.