Boys Love Manga and Beyond
Language: en
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Authors: James Welker
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Boys Love Manga and Beyond
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Mark McLelland, Kazumi Nagaike, Katsuhiko Suganuma, James Welker
Categories: Comics & Graphic Novels
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-01-28 - Publisher: Univ. Press of Mississippi

Boys Love Manga and Beyond looks at a range of literary, artistic and other cultural products that celebrate the beauty of adolescent boys and young men. In Japan, depiction of the “beautiful boy” has long been a romantic and sexualized trope for both sexes and commands a high degree of
Boys’ Love, Cosplay, and Androgynous Idols
Language: en
Pages: 292
Authors: Maud Lavin, Ling Yang, Jing Jamie Zhao
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-06-01 - Publisher: Hong Kong University Press

Chinese-speaking popular cultures have never been so queer in this digital, globalist age. The title of this pioneering volume, Boys’ Love, Cosplay, and Androgynous Idols: Queer Fan Cultures in Mainland China, Hong Kong, and Taiwan already gives an idea of the colorful, multifaceted realms the fans inhabit today. Contributors to
Routledge Handbook of New Media in Asia
Language: en
Pages: 476
Authors: Larissa Hjorth, Olivia Khoo
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-11-06 - Publisher: Routledge

While a decade ago much of the discussion of new media in Asia was couched in Occidental notions of Asia as a "default setting" for technology in the future, today we are seeing a much more complex picture of contesting new media practices and production. As "new media" becomes increasingly
Transnational Convergence of East Asian Pop Culture
Language: en
Pages: 276
Authors: Seok-Kyeong Hong, Dal Yong Jin
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-03-09 - Publisher: Routledge

This book observes and analyses transnational interactions of East Asian pop culture and current cultural practices, comparing them to the production and consumption of Western popular culture and providing a theoretical discussion regarding the specific paradigm of East Asian pop culture. Drawing on innovative theoretical perspectives and grounded empirical research,