Coolies and modern Japan)

You should improve and expand your argument, augmenting it with additional support from the readings, including other relevant class texts. Do not use sources outside

of the class readings and lectures.(typed, double-spaced, 12 point font)

the prompt of the paper is: Imagine you’re a “coolie” (as described in Driscoll’s piece) and you just read Soseki’s piece above. Write a response to it from your

perspective as a “coolie.” Hint: what is the official view of “coolie” culture?

Sample Solution