Anime and memory : aesthetic, cultural and thematic perspectives / Dani Cavallaro

Author(s): Cavallaro, Dani
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Subjects: Animated films--Japan--Themes, motives
Memory in motion pictures
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Co., c2009
LC Classification: N, NC
Physical Description: vii, 193 p. ; 26 cm
Table of Contents: 1. Theoretical perspectives 5
2. Memory and desire 13
3. The archaeology of memory 31
4. Memory as quest 51
5. Split memories 69
6. Memory and the city 90
7. Memory as worldbuilding 109
8. Submerged memories 133
9. Haunted memories 155
Filmography 177
Chapter notes 183
Bibliography 188
Index 191
Notes: LCCN: 2009014117
ISBN: 9780786441129 (softcover : alk. paper)
ISBN: 0786441127 (softcover : alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references (p. 188-190) and index
Summary: "This study provides an analysis of a range of anime titles wherein different aspects of this cultural phenomenon are articulated. It explores films and series which exemplify the distinctive signatures placed by particular directors or studios on the treatment of memory, while highlighting the prominence of memory in anime with reference to specific philosophical, artistic, and historical contexts"--Provided by publisher
OCLC Number: 316688133
ISBN/ISSN: 9780786441129