The spooky side of Sanyutei Encho

Art Aug 11, 2015

The spooky side of Sanyutei Encho

by C.B. Liddell

For all sorts of reasons, summer is the season of ghosts in Japan. Accordingly, The University Art Museum in Tokyo is presenting an exhibition of work connected to Meiji Era (1867-1912) storyteller Sanyutei Encho (1839-1900). Encho practised the art of rakugo, a traditional and ...