Obasan Summary
Joy Kogawa

Everything you need to understand or teach Obasan by Joy Kogawa.

  • Obasan Summary & Study Guide
  • 1 Student Essay
  • ...and more
  • 30 Obasan Lessons
  • 20 Activities
  • 180 Multiple Choice Questions
  • 60 Short Essay Questions
  • 20 Essay Questions
  • Pre-Made Tests and Quizzes
  • ...and more

Obasan Overview

Obasan is a novel by Kogawa, a Japanese-Canadian. First published in 1981 it tells the story of the internment and persecution of Japanese-Canadians during World War II. It is told from the perspective of a young child.

Study Pack

The Obasan Study Pack contains:

Obasan Study Guide

Lesson Plan

Obasan Lesson Plans contain 160 pages of teaching material, including: