Illustrating Asia : comics, humor magazines, and picture books / edited by John A. Lent.

All of the articles consider cartoon and/or comic art in the historical and social setting of seven South, Southeast, and East Asian countries: India, Taiwan, Malaysia, Indonesia, Sri Lanka, China, and Japan. The contributors treat comic and narrative art--including comic books, comic strips, pictur...

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Other Authors: Lent, John A.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Honolulu : University of Hawai'i Press, ©2001.
Series:ConsumAsiaN book series.
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Summary:All of the articles consider cartoon and/or comic art in the historical and social setting of seven South, Southeast, and East Asian countries: India, Taiwan, Malaysia, Indonesia, Sri Lanka, China, and Japan. The contributors treat comic and narrative art--including comic books, comic strips, picture books, and humor and fan magazines--in both historical and socio-cultural perspectives, as well as portrayals of ancient Chinese philosophy, gender, and the enemy in cartoons and comics. -- Publisher's website.
Physical Description:ix, 249 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references (pages 221-233) and index.
ISBN:0824824717
9780824824716