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Saturday, February 19 • 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Dead Like Us: Shinigami, Death Culture & Japanese Media

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Shinigami seem to be everywhere. But what exactly are they? Where did they come from? How do they relate to Japanese culture? Or are they simply a modern creation. Dead Like Us explores the origins of the shinigami idea, how it fits into Japanese religion, mythology and folklore, and how they are both a foreign concept and quintessentially Japanese. The panel explores concepts from Japanese religion, death customs and folklore and media representations.


Saturday February 19, 2011 8:00pm - 9:00pm
04. Live 3 (National Harbor 6) National Harbor 6

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