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Postwar Japanese Animation Development and Toei Animation Studio*

Tze-Yue G. Hu

in Frames of Anime: Culture and Image-Building

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789622090972
eISBN:
9789882207721
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789622090972.003.0006
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

This chapter primarily focuses on the post-Second World War industrial development of Japanese animation and the medium's expressive symbolic role in postwar nation-building. It examines the ... More


Development of Japanese Animation up to the End of the Second World War

Tze-Yue G. Hu

in Frames of Anime: Culture and Image-Building

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789622090972
eISBN:
9789882207721
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789622090972.003.0005
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

This chapter focuses on the chronological development of Japanese animation from the early twentieth century and the subsequent industrialization of the medium during the Second World War. It ... More


Growing Up with Astro Boy and Mazinger Z: Industrialization, “High-Tech World,” and Japanese Animation in the Art and Culture of South Korea

Dong-Yeon Koh

in Japanese Animation: East Asian Perspectives

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
March 2014
ISBN:
9781617038099
eISBN:
9781621039594
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781617038099.003.0011
Subject:
Literature, Comics Studies

This chapter examines the historical context in which Japanese animation was imported into Korea during the 1970s and 1980s, focusing on Astro Boy (2009), the Hollywood remake of Tezuka Osamu’s ... More


Frameworks of Teaching and Researching Japanese Animation

Tze-yue G. Hu

in Japanese Animation: East Asian Perspectives

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
March 2014
ISBN:
9781617038099
eISBN:
9781621039594
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781617038099.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, Comics Studies

This book examines Japanese animation from the perspective of scholars and practitioners originating and residing in Japan and the East Asian region. Its chapters, rooted in teaching and research ... More


On the Establishment and the History of the Japan Society for Animation Studies: Translated by Joon Yang Kim

Masashi Koide

in Japanese Animation: East Asian Perspectives

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
March 2014
ISBN:
9781617038099
eISBN:
9781621039594
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781617038099.003.0005
Subject:
Literature, Comics Studies

This chapter examines the establishment and history of the Japan Society for Animation Studies (JSAS), including its background management. The author first provides a short introduction of his ... More


Japanese Animation: East Asian Perspectives

Masao Yokota and Tze-yue G. Hu (eds)

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
March 2014
ISBN:
9781617038099
eISBN:
9781621039594
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781617038099.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Comics Studies

This book examines Japanese animation from the perspective of media practitioners, designers, educators, and scholars working in the East Asia Pacific. This collection not only engages a ... More


Chiyogami, Cartoon, Silhouette: The Transitions of Ōfuji Noburō

Akiko Sano

in Japanese Animation: East Asian Perspectives

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
March 2014
ISBN:
9781617038099
eISBN:
9781621039594
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781617038099.003.0007
Subject:
Literature, Comics Studies

One of the most important artists in the history of Japanese animation is Ōfuji Noburō (1900–1961). Among his notable works are Kujira (The Whale, 1952), which was shown in the short film category at ... More


A Bipolar Approach to Understanding the History of Japanese Animation

Nobuyuki Tsugata

in Japanese Animation: East Asian Perspectives

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
March 2014
ISBN:
9781617038099
eISBN:
9781621039594
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781617038099.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, Comics Studies

The first animated film in Japan was produced in 1917, but it was only in the 1960s that Japanese animation actually took off. Over this ninety-year period, several different epochs, marked by two ... More


Epilogue

Tze-Yue G. Hu

in Frames of Anime: Culture and Image-Building

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789622090972
eISBN:
9789882207721
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789622090972.003.0009
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

This book offers new insight and perspective of the medium-genre. In contemporary terms, anime is Japanese animation with distinctive recognizable representations and often with close-knit links to ... More


Reflections on the Wan Brothers’ Letter to Japan: The Making of Princess Iron Fan

Tze-yue G. Hu

in Japanese Animation: East Asian Perspectives

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
March 2014
ISBN:
9781617038099
eISBN:
9781621039594
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781617038099.003.0004
Subject:
Literature, Comics Studies

This chapter examines a letter handwritten by the Chinese pioneer animators, the Wan brothers, at the height of World War II. Dated September 13, 1942, and written in baihua Chinese, the brothers ... More


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