Dive into UKIYO-E

Dive into UKIYO-E

100 varieties of Chrysanthemums

Chrysanthemum is the symbolic flower of autumn. This episode features Edo's astounding 19th century-biotechnology of growing 100 varieties of Chrysanthemums in one tree.
  • program length: 10 minutes
  • episode #21

Friday, June 21 at 8:40 pm on 12.4

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  • Saturday, June 22 at 2:40 am 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.