Database for Animation Studies


Cinema Anime

  • Title (Japanese)
Cinema Anime
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Palgrave Macmillan
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Research and Education Committee

This slightly older reference is a key work on anime research edited by a Japanese literature scholar. It contains chapters by Susan Napier, Thomas Lamarre and others, who look at Japanese anime from the points of view of comparative literature and media culture. It includes Sharalyn Orbaugh’s work on the development of international Japanese studies, which focuses on science fiction and popular culture. (Nakagaki)

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The following list of recommended references was selected and written by researchers and experts trusted by the Research and Education Committee; however, there are, of course, other important animation study references that have not been included. This list was prepared by members of the Research and Education Committee to examine more closely certain references. (Authors: Kayama Takashi, Sugawa Akiko, Nakagaki Kotaro)

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