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The Resource Persistently postwar : media and the politics of memory in Japan, edited by Blai Guarné, Artur Lozano-Mendez and Dolores P. Martinez

Persistently postwar : media and the politics of memory in Japan, edited by Blai Guarné, Artur Lozano-Mendez and Dolores P. Martinez

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Persistently postwar : media and the politics of memory in Japan
Title
Persistently postwar
Title remainder
media and the politics of memory in Japan
Statement of responsibility
edited by Blai Guarné, Artur Lozano-Mendez and Dolores P. Martinez
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"From melodramas to experimental documentaries to anime, mass media in Japan constitute a key site in which the nation's social memory is articulated, disseminated, and contested. Through a series of stimulating case studies, this volume examines the political and cultural representations of Japan's past, showing how they have reinforced personal and collective narratives while also formulating new cultural meanings, both on a local scale and in the context of transnational media production and consumption. Drawing upon diverse disciplinary insights and methodologies, these studies collectively offer a nuanced account in which mass media functions as much more than a simple ideological tool"--
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Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • filmographies
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1957-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Guarné, Blai
  • Lozano-Mendez, Artur
  • Martinez, D. P.
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  • Collective memory in mass media
  • Mass media and history
  • Mass media and culture
  • Japan
Label
Persistently postwar : media and the politics of memory in Japan, edited by Blai Guarné, Artur Lozano-Mendez and Dolores P. Martinez
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references, filmographies and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction. The politics of media and memory representation in Japan / Blai Guarne, Artur Lozano-Mendez, Dolores P. Martinez -- The death of certainty : memory, guilt and redemption in Ikiru / Dolores P. Martinez -- Postwar narratives and the avant-garde documentary : Tokyo 1958 and Furyo Shonen / Marcos Centeno Martin -- Radical subjectivity as a counter to Japanese humanist cinema : Oshima Nagisa's Nuberu bagu / Ferran de Vargas -- Recreating memory? : the drama Watashi wa kai ni naritai and its remakes / Griseldis Krisch -- From myth to cult : tragic heroes, parody and gender politics in the 1960s-1970s 'bad girls' cinema of Japan / Laura Treglia -- Collective remorse for the past : Japanese film and TV representations of the 1960s student movement / Katsuyuki Hidaka -- Depicting the persistence of being postwar : Eden of the East / Artur Lozano-Mende -- Rethinking anime in East Asia : creative labour in transnational production, or, what gets lost in translation / Tomohiro Morisawa -- Conclusion. The persistence of trauma / Dolores P. Martinez, Blai Guarne and Artur Lozano-Mendez
Control code
on1048290228
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
vi, 198 pages
Isbn
9781785339592
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1048290228
Label
Persistently postwar : media and the politics of memory in Japan, edited by Blai Guarné, Artur Lozano-Mendez and Dolores P. Martinez
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references, filmographies and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction. The politics of media and memory representation in Japan / Blai Guarne, Artur Lozano-Mendez, Dolores P. Martinez -- The death of certainty : memory, guilt and redemption in Ikiru / Dolores P. Martinez -- Postwar narratives and the avant-garde documentary : Tokyo 1958 and Furyo Shonen / Marcos Centeno Martin -- Radical subjectivity as a counter to Japanese humanist cinema : Oshima Nagisa's Nuberu bagu / Ferran de Vargas -- Recreating memory? : the drama Watashi wa kai ni naritai and its remakes / Griseldis Krisch -- From myth to cult : tragic heroes, parody and gender politics in the 1960s-1970s 'bad girls' cinema of Japan / Laura Treglia -- Collective remorse for the past : Japanese film and TV representations of the 1960s student movement / Katsuyuki Hidaka -- Depicting the persistence of being postwar : Eden of the East / Artur Lozano-Mende -- Rethinking anime in East Asia : creative labour in transnational production, or, what gets lost in translation / Tomohiro Morisawa -- Conclusion. The persistence of trauma / Dolores P. Martinez, Blai Guarne and Artur Lozano-Mendez
Control code
on1048290228
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
vi, 198 pages
Isbn
9781785339592
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1048290228

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