Expelling Epidemics with Yokai

Dr. ISO's Pandemic History, Info & Tips

5m 00s
Broadcast on January 7, 2021 Available until January 7, 2024

How can we associate better with COVID-19? Let's find the key by learning about the history of the infectious diseases Japan has experienced.

Drawing Yokai, supernatural creatures like goblins, together to get rid of an epidemic was a typical way to provide relief in the Edo period (1603-1868). Dr. ISO shows examples such as Amabie.

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