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Author Kelts, Roland.

Title Japanamerica : how Japanese pop culture has invaded the U.S. / Roland Kelts.

Imprint New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2006.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  303.4827305 K299j 2006    ---  Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description xi, 238 p., [8] p. of plates : col. ill. ; 25 cm.
Note Includes index.
Contents May the G-force be with you -- Atom boys -- The business of anime -- Toy story -- Japan's IP problem -- Strange transformations -- Cosplay and otakudom : the draw of DIY -- Future shocks -- Anime appeals.
Summary "Japanamerica is the first book that directly addresses the American experience with the Japanese pop phenomenon. With insights from artists, critics, readers, and fans from both nations, this book is as literate as it is hip, highlighting the shared conflicts as American and Japanese pop cultures collide in the here and now."--BOOK JACKET.
Subject Comic books, strips, etc. -- Japan.
Popular culture -- United States -- Japanese influences.
United States -- Civilization -- 1970-
Popular culture -- Japan.
Japan -- Civilization -- 1945-
Added Title Japan-America : how Japanese pop culture has invaded the U.S.
ISBN 9781403974754
Standard No. YDXCP 2420881
AU@ 000041184662

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