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Supernatural Cats of Japan

$7 per device Online Experience
1 hour
Up to 275 people
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$7 per device
Seattle, Washington
What We’ll Do

What's sometimes charming, sometimes gruesome, but always interesting? The supernatural cats of Japan. Join author and folklorist Zack Davisson for a live chat about the spooky felines. He'll illuminate the mysterious realm of kaibyƍ (supernatural cats) with dozens of ukiyo-e prints from his namesake book, Kaibyƍ. Cat lovers and Japanophiles alike won't want to miss this in-depth exploration.

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About Your Host
Zack Davisson 
Zack Davisson 

Zack Davisson is an award-winning translator, writer, lecturer, and scholar of Japanese folklore. He is the author of Yurei: The Japanese Ghost and Yokai Stories from Chin Music Press, and is an essayist for Wayward from Image Comics.

What Else You Should Know

This is an online experience.

Once registered, you'll receive a link to the Zoom event!

Group Size

There are 275 spots available on this experience.

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