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Fujoshi Emergent: Shifting Popular Representations of Yaoi/BL Fandom in Japan

Jeffry T. Hester

in Boys Love Manga and Beyond: History, Culture, and Community in Japan

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9781628461190
eISBN:
9781626740662
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781628461190.003.0009
Subject:
Literature, Comics Studies

This chapter discusses the emergence of fujoshi culture in Japan as a controversial and contested figure in popular culture, arguing that the fujoshi is not necessarily in control of her own image, ... More


Treading the Edges of the Known World: Homoerotic Fantasies in Murayama Kaita’s Prose

Jeffrey Angles

in Writing the Love of Boys: Origins of Bish nen Culture in Modernist Japanese Literature

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816669691
eISBN:
9781452947037
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816669691.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

This chapter focuses on Murayama Kaita’s work. It examines Kaita’s “Bishōnen Saraino no kubi,” (“The Bust of the Beautiful Young Salaino”), a tour de force full of hallucinatory qualities, ... More


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