No-No Boy

To return or be sent back to one’s country of origin.
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Repatriate Term Timeline in No-No Boy

The timeline below shows where the term Repatriate appears in No-No Boy. The colored dots and icons indicate which themes are associated with that appearance.
Chapter 4
Japanese vs. American Identity Theme Icon
Healing in the Aftermath of War Theme Icon
...that she lives alone, her mother died in 1939, and her father asked to be repatriated. Her father, like Mrs. Yamada, believed Japan won the war. Now, living there, her father... (full context)