History of Japan
Episode 297 - As I Crossed a Bridge of Dreams, Part 2
Jul 19, 2019 · 34 min
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This week, we round out our look at the celebrated women of Heian Japan with two very different careers: that of the celebrated poet Akazome Emon and the recluse known either as Takasue's daughter or Lady Sarashina. Plus some final thoughts on women in the Heian era. 

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