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Permitted and Prohibited Desires: Mothers, Comics, and Censorship in Japan

Anne Allison

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520219908
eISBN:
9780520923447
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520219908.001.0001
Subject:
Anthropology, Asian Cultural Anthropology

This study of gender and sexuality in contemporary Japan investigates elements of Japanese popular culture including erotic comic books, stories of mother–son incest, lunchboxes—or obentō—that ... More


Monstrous Muslims: Historical Anxieties and Future Trends

Sophia Rose Arjana

in Religion and Popular Culture in America, Third Edition

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780520291447
eISBN:
9780520965225
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520291447.003.0005
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter examines representations of Islam in American popular culture, focusing on movies, television, and comic books. Islam is typically represented as a problem originating from the Middle ... More


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