Beautiful Fighting Girl

From Nausicaä to Sailor Moon, understanding girl heroines of manga and anime within otaku culture.

Beautiful Fighting Girl

Beautiful Fighting Girl

From Nausicaä to Sailor Moon, understanding girl heroines of manga and anime within otaku culture.

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Beautiful Fighting Girl
Language: en
Pages: 213
Authors: Tamaki Saitō, Keith Vincent, Dawn Lawson, Hiroki Azuma
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011 - Publisher: U of Minnesota Press

From Nausicaä to Sailor Moon, understanding girl heroines of manga and anime within otaku culture.
Beautiful Fighting Girl
Language: en
Pages: 248
Authors: Sait Tamaki
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-11-30 - Publisher: U of Minnesota Press

From Cutie Honey and Sailor Moon to Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind, the worlds of Japanese anime and manga teem with prepubescent girls toting deadly weapons. Sometimes overtly sexual, always intensely cute, the beautiful fighting girl has been both hailed as a feminist icon and condemned as a
A Global History of Sexuality
Language: en
Pages: 296
Authors: Robert M. Buffington, Eithne Luibhéid, Donna J. Guy
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-12-02 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

A Global History of Sexuality provides a provocative,wide-ranging introduction to the history of sexuality from the lateeighteenth century to the present day. Explores what sexuality has meant in the everyday lives ofindividuals over the last 200 years Organized around four major themes: the formation of sexualidentity, the regulation of sexuality
Black Women in Sequence
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Deborah Elizabeth Whaley
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-11-24 - Publisher: University of Washington Press

Black Women in Sequence takes readers on a search for women of African descent in comics subculture. From the 1971 appearance of the Skywald Publications character “the Butterfly” - the first Black female superheroine in a comic book - to contemporary comic books, graphic novels, film, manga, and video gaming,
Girlhood and the Plastic Image
Language: en
Pages: 234
Authors: Heather Warren-Crow
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-06-03 - Publisher: Dartmouth College Press

You are girlish, our images tell us. You are plastic. Girlhood and the Plastic Image explains how, revealing the increasing girlishness of contemporary media. The figure of the girl has long been prized for its mutability, for the assumed instability and flexibility of the not-yet-woman. The plasticity of girlish identity

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