At the opening of her exhibit at the Graduate Theological Union in Berkeley, on October 9, 2003, Junko read the following paper.
The theme of the Fall Semester at GTU was crucifixion and resurrection. Junko's 1991 series of 45 works, "Requiem for an
Executed Bird", is a remarkable exploration of this very theme, as this paper explains.
The paper took approximately one hour to read aloud, and the text is 26 pages long. You can download it here for personal use:
the Artist reserves all copyright in it.