Anime: Origins, Forms, Mutations

AMES561

Historical origins of Japanese anime, as well as its status as art, narrative, genre. Ways in which anime mutates: formally (literature, manga, live action), culturally (fashion, otaku, fan communities), geographically. No prior knowledge of subject matter or Japanese language required. Not open to students who have taken AMES361 Anime: Forms and Mutations. One course / 3 units.

Crosslisting Numbers: 

AMI561

Curriculum Codes: 

ALP, CCI