Okinawa 101

Basics on Okinawa.
The People. The Island. The Culture.
What is an Uchinanchu? What about an Uchinanchu-at-Heart?
Learn about Okinawan Dance, Music, Karate.
Uchinaguchi
What makes Okinawa and Okinawans special?
Some terms we'll cover:
Uchinanchu, Uchinanchu-at-Heart, Eisa, Dance, Karate, Kachashi (sp?), Uchinaguchi, Shimanchu, Uminchu, Sanshin, Champuru

Pages to be added:

Geography
History
People (Uchinanchu, Uchinanchu-at-heart, different from Japanese)
Culture (dance, eisa, sanshin, music)
Sport (Karate, bull-fighting, gateball)
Food (Awamori, Goya, Andagi, etc)
Language (Uchinaguchi, Japanese)
- Okinawan sayings
Emigration
Military Presence
Glossary (list of okinawan terms)