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Fukuko Katsuura Is One of the Few Kimono Weavers Left In The World

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Fukuko Katsuura and her son at the University of California, Berkeley on 6.13.13

UPDATE:

This photo  has received a lot of shares since it was first posted.  For those who are curious about Ms. Katsuura’s life, this is the biography she provided the day she spoke at UC Berkeley: