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East Asian Popular Culture

Rewriting History in Manga

Stories for the Nation

Editors: Otmazgin, Nissim, Suter, Rebecca (Eds.)

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This book analyzes the role of manga in contemporary Japanese political expression and debate, and explores its role in propagating new perceptions regarding Japanese history.

About the authors

Nissim Otmazgin is Senior Lecturer and Chair of the Department of Asian Studies at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel. He is the author ofRegionalizing Culture: the Political Economy of Japanese Popular Culture in Asia (2014).

Rebecca Suter is Senior Lecturer in Japanese Studies and Chair of Comparative and International Literary Studies at the University of Sydney, Australia. She is the author of The Japanization of Modernity: Murakami Haruki between Japan and the United States (2008) and Holy Ghosts: The Christian Century in Modern Japanese Fiction (2015).





Table of contents (9 chapters)

  • Introduction: Manga as “Banal Memory”

    Otmazgin, Nissim

    Pages 1-25

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  • Kitazawa Rakuten as Popular Culture Provocateur: Modern Manga Images and Riotous Democracy in Early Twentieth-Century Japan

    Lewis, Michael

    Pages 29-55

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  • Early Meiji Manga: The Political Cartoons of Kanagaki Robun and Kawanabe Kyôsai

    Shaughnessy, Orna

    Pages 57-71

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  • Bodies of Anger: Atomic Survivors in Nakazawa Keiji’s Black Series Manga

    Mason, Michele M.

    Pages 75-93

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  • Redacting Japanese History: Ishinomori Shōtarō’s Graphic Narratives

    Rosenbaum, Roman

    Pages 95-109

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Buy this book

eBook 91,62 €
price for India (gross)
  • ISBN 978-1-137-55143-6
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover 109,99 €
price for India (gross)
  • ISBN 978-1-137-55478-9
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Rewriting History in Manga
Book Subtitle
Stories for the Nation
Editors
  • Nissim Otmazgin
  • Rebecca Suter
Series Title
East Asian Popular Culture
Copyright
2016
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan US
Copyright Holder
The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s)
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-55143-6
DOI
10.1057/978-1-137-55143-6
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-55478-9
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XV, 191
Number of Illustrations
2 b/w illustrations, 12 illustrations in colour
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