[S1E27] ⚒️ 福島の古墳:東日本大震災以降の発掘調査 菊地芳朗教授(福島大学)

Kofun of Fukushima: Excavations After the Great East Japan Earthquake with Professor KIKUCHI Yoshio

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Welcome to a special Japanese-language episode of Beyond Japan. For our English-speaking listeners, please follow this link where our episode with Professor Kikuchi Yoshio on the Kofun of Fukushima is available with English subtitles.



Oliver is joined by Professor Kikuchi Yoshio of Fukushima University to discuss excavating kofun burial mounds in Fukushima following the Great East Japan Earthquake. We will explore the cultural significance of kofun in the area and the challenges surrounding their excavation in the last ten years.If you enjoyed this Japanese-language episode, please get in touch and we may produce more Japanese episodes in future.

Kikuchi Yoshio’s research profile [JP]

Image credits:

[L] 大安場古墳1号墳 by 小池 隆 is licensed under CC BY 3.0

[R] 高橋淳一Nippon Jin写真展-087 by gwai is licensed under CC BY-NC-ND 2.0

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