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CONTEMPORARY ART IN JAPAN: MANGA AND ANIME
Country - Partner Institution - Programs: Japan - Doshisha University - 'Language & Culture, Doshisha Univ.'
UC Course SubjectAsian Studies
Number & Suffix: 111
Full UC Title: CONTEMPORARY ART IN JAPAN: MANGA AND ANIME 
Transcript Title: MANGA AND ANIME 
UC QTR Units - Division: 3.0 - Upper Division 
Course Description: This course traces the development of Japanese anime and manga and examines their places as representative popular arts in Japan. It examines why manga and anime are popular both in Japan and around the world. The course gives a basic understanding of the characteristics of the Japanese artistic styles in both comic and animation form; analyzes the role that manga and anime play in Japanese society; and shows connections between manga and anime and the historical and social context of contemporary Japan. Other topics include caricature, education and manga, political propaganda, and manga as an industry. 
Language of Instruction: Japanese
 
Partner Title: CONTEMPORARY ARTS IN JAPAN: HISTORY AND FEATURE OF MANGA AND ANIME IN JAPAN 
Partner University Department: Center for Japanese Language and Culture 
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