Dive into UKIYO-E

Dive into UKIYO-E

Children's Festival Decorations and Customs

Japanese Ukiyo-e woodblock prints flourished in the 18th-19th century. In this episode, we will feature Edo's auspicious decorations and customs to celebrate the children's festival in May.
  • program length: 10 minutes
  • episode #6117

Sunday, April 22 at 7:40 am on 12.4

additional airdates

  • Saturday, April 21 at 7:40 pm on 12.4
  • Sunday, April 22 at 1:40 am on 12.4
  • Sunday, April 22 at 1:40 pm on 12.4

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Traditional Japanese woodblock prints called Ukiyo-e flourished during the Edo period in the 18th-19th century. We will dive into the world of Ukiyo-e, presented in Rakugo-style storytelling by Katsura Sunshine.