History of Japan

Isaac Meyer

Education, Higher Education

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Higher Education 15
Education 70

This podcast, assembled by a 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.


Episode 35 - Christmas and New Years

December 21st, 2013

Episode 35 of 170 episodes

For our last podcast of 2013, I thought it'd be fun to do something light-hearted; so let's talk about traditions surrounding Christmas and New Years in Japan. We'll cover how these holidays came to be celebrated in Japan and talk a bit about the forms they take today.