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Author Prough, Jennifer Sally, 1968-

Title Straight from the heart : gender, intimacy, and the cultural production of shojo manga / Jennifer Prough.

Imprint Honolulu : University of Hawai`i Press, c2011.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  741.595209 P947s 2011    ---  Available
Description x, 184 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 165-179) and index.
Contents The heart of the matter : gender, intimacy, and consumption in the production of shojo manga -- Descent and alliance in the shojo manga family tree : a postwar history -- Raising readers, rearing artists : fabricating community in shojo manga magazines -- Affective labor : gender, generation, and consumption in the production of shojo manga -- Material gals : girls' sexuality, girls' culture, and shojo mana -- Shojo manga at large.
Subject Comic books, strips, etc. -- Japan -- History and criticism.
Girls -- Books and reading -- Japan -- History -- 20th century.
Girls in popular culture -- Japan -- History -- 20th century.
Women in the book industries and trade -- Japan -- History -- 20th century.
ISBN 9780824835286 (softcover : alk. paper)
9780824834579 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0824834577 (hardcover : alk. paper)
082483528X (softcover : alk. paper)
Standard No. 40018715480

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