Teenage Wasteland: Portraits of Japanese Youth in Revolt, 1964

Kako, languid from sleeping pills she takes, is lost in a world of her own in a jazz shop in Tokyo.
Culture
'60s
Michael Rougier—Time & Life Pictures/Getty Images

In 1964, LIFE photographer Michael Rougier chronicled Japanese youth in rebellion, and came away with an intimate, unsettling portrait of a generation willfully hurtling toward oblivion. Read More

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