Japanese Popular Culture since 1945
Examines post-1945 Japanese popular culture such as manga, anime, music and literature, from the perspective of how they have dealt with issues such as national/cultural identity, 'race', war memory, gender and globalisation. The historical and political context of each text and cultural practice is emphasised. No knowledge of Japanese language required.
For full course information see the Digital Course Outline for JAPANESE 241.
Digital Course Outlines are refreshed in November for the following year. Digital Course Outlines for courses to be offered for the first time may be published slightly later.
Lecturer(s) Dr Rumi Sakamoto
JAPANESE 241: 15 points
45 points in BA courses