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This text examines the rise and fall of Japan's mammoth comic industry since the 1960s. The author demonstrates that Japanese comics have shifted from being a lower-class medium for marginal citizens to becoming a novel form of official communication, embraced by national institutions.
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Sharon Kinsella is research fellow and lecturer at Pembroke College, Cambridge University.
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Book Description University of Hawaii Press. Hardcover. Condition: Fair. Ex-Library Book - will contain Library Markings. Seller Inventory # G0824823176I5N10