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History of Japan

A Society, Culture and History podcast
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This podcast, assembled by a former PhD student in History at the University of Washington, covers the entire span of Japanese history. Each week we'll tackle a new topic, ranging from prehistoric Japan to the modern day.

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Episode 297 - As I Crossed a Bridge of Dreams, Part 2
This week, we round out our look at the celebrated women of Heian Japan with two very different careers: that of the celebrated poet Akazome Emon and the recluse known either as Takasue's daughter or Lady Sarashina. Plus some final thoughts on wome…
Episode 296 - As I Crossed a Bridge of Dreams, Part 1
This week: the start of a two-part series on women in Heian Japan. What makes the social position of women in the Heian Era so distinct from later points of Japanese history, and from the East Asian cultural sphere more generally? How do we know wh…
Episode 295 - Into Thin Air
This week, we cover the true story of North Korea's abduction of Japanese civilians. Who was taken, and why? What do we know about their lives in the north? And how does their disappearance still affect the relationship between Japan and North Kore…
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Podcast Details
Started
Mar 31st, 2013
Latest Episode
Jul 12th, 2019
Release Period
Weekly
No. of Episodes
300
Avg. Episode Length
28 minutes
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No

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