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Anime explosion!

the what? why? & wow! of Japanese animation

by Patrick Drazen

  • 392 Want to read
  • 9 Currently reading

Published by Stone Bridge Press in Berkeley, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Animation,
  • Performing Arts/Dance,
  • Film & Video - History & Criticism,
  • Performing Arts,
  • Pop Arts / Pop Culture,
  • Japan,
  • Popular Culture - General,
  • Social Science / Popular Culture,
  • Film & Video - General,
  • Animated films

  • About the Edition

    Where did Japanese animation come from, and what does it all mean? Written for fans, culture watchers, and perplexed outsiders, this is a tour of the anime megaverse, from older arts and manga traditions to the works of modern directors like Miyazaki and Otomo. Read about anime standbys like giant robots, samurai, furry beasts, high school heroines, and gay/girl/fanboy love--even war and reincarnation, plus all of anime"s major themes, styles, and conventions.

    Edition Notes

    StatementPatrick Drazen.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNC1766.J3 D73 2003
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Paginationxvi, 369 p. :
    Number of Pages369
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8679715M
    ISBN 101880656728
    LC Control Number2005281368
    OCLC/WorldCa1880656728

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It examines themes and then specific studio's works. I particularly enjoyed parts about Gainax and Clamp, the latter of which I knew little about. With the ever-expanding libraries of anime and manga out there, it's impossible to cover all the bases but this book comes close/5.

At pages, Anime Explosion. was a longer book than I had anticipated. However, it does include some informative and interesting insight into anime, as well as into some of the anime series and films that have been released.

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The What. Why. & Wow. of Japanese Animation (Book): Drazen, Patrick: Suddenly anime is exploding. But where did Japanese animation come from, and what does it all mean. Written for fans, culture watchers, and perplexed outsiders, Anime explosion!

book is an engaging tour of the anime megaverse, from older arts and manga traditions to the works of modern directors like Miyazaki and Otomo. Anime Explosion. The What. Why. & Wow. of Japanese Animation by Patrick Drazen Book condition: GOOD Book Description.

Stone Bridge Press. Noticeably used book. Heavy wear to cover. Pages contain marginal notes, underlining, and or highlighting. Possible ex library copy, with all the markings/stickers of that library.

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Read "Anime Explosion. The What. Why. and Wow. of Japanese Animation, Revised and Updated Edition" by Patrick Drazen available from Rakuten Kobo. well-reviewed survey book now updated with current information and reviews adopted as college text at Vanderbilt in Nash.

Examined are all of anime's major themes, styles, and conventions, plus the familiar tropes of giant robots, samurai, furry beasts, high school heroines, and gay/girl/fanboy love.

Concluding are fifteen essays on favorite anime, including Evangelion, Escaflowne, Sailor Moon, Patlabor, and. He's been at anime conventions in Columbus, Indianapolis, and Peoria, and gave a talk on anime based on western literature at his alma mater Illinois Wesleyan University for Homecoming He also gave talks about anime at Mayor Daley's Book Club, an annual literacy festival for local authors.5/5(1).

Anime Explosion: The Web Page, Berrien Springs, Michigan. 26 likes. News, announcements and other notes about "Anime Explosion" and its author, Patrick Drazen. Speaking engagements, new. Anime Explosion.

The What. Why. & Wow. Of Japanese Animation is a book written by Patrick Drazen that was published in The book contains two sections. The first section is labeled as, "Interpreting Anime," and this includes 16 chapters.

The book hits all the big bases, like Japanese folklore in anime, nudity in anime, the Pokémon phenomenon, Studio Ghibli, and even one of my personal favorite series, Revolutionary Girl Utena. What’s not to like. The fact that Anime Explosion. is one of the more boring books I’ve ever read is not to like, actually.

And you’ll have to. Anime explosion!: the what. why. & wow. of Japanese animation ; [a fascinating guide to themes and films in the expanding anime megaverse]. [Patrick Drazen] "This book is useful not only as a reference to Anime, but also as a rewarding guide to some aspects of contemporary Japanese culture." -- "Niagara University Library: Monthly Book.

Read about anime standbys like giant robots, samurai, furry beasts, high school heroines, and gay/girl/fanboy love—even war and reincarnation, plus all of anime’s major themes, styles, and conventions. At the end of the book are essays on 15 of fandom’s favorite anime, including Evangelion, Esca-flowne, Sailor Moon, and Patlabor.

Anime Explosion. is composed of two broad parts, a short introduction that positions writing on anime in the general framework of media and cultural criticism, and an afterword on the “future of.

Anime Explosion. The What. Why. & Wow. of Japanese Animation Author Patrick Drazen Book condition Used - Good Quantity available 2 Binding Paperback ISBN 10 ISBN 13 Publisher Stone Bridge Press Place of Publication Albany, California, U.s.a.

This edition first published October Author: Patrick Drazen. Befriend 1,'s of anime fans. Meet awesome guests, attend dances, concerts, panels, cosplay contests, and more.

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