On March 11th 2011, the Tohoku pacific coast of Japan was devastated with a triple catastrophe: earthquake, tsunami, nuclear incident. More than 15 800 people died, 6100 were injured, 2600 went missing and 128 000 buildings were destroyed. How to live near or within such a traumatized landscape, a year after and for the years to come? How to represent the long term impacts of such a catastrophe in order to comprehend and move forward? Will Tohoku rebuild itself both physically and in our minds?
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