Course literature lists are published at the latest one month ahead of the course start date.

Bibliography for:
Approved 23 May 2023

Japanese Pop Culture Represented in Anime and Manga (GJP2MQ)

H3FGL (Autumn 2023, 25%, Day, Distance, Falun, Round 1, ORD)


  • Freedman, A., & Slade, T. (Eds.). (2018). Introducing japanese popular culture London: Routledge. ISBN: 9781138852105
    Reading instructions:Selected chapters.
    Other:No need to purchase.
    Book / Anthology
  • About 300 pages of literature relevant to the essay assignment is chosen in consultation with the supervisor.

Reference literature

  • Craig, T. (Ed.). (2000). Japan pop: Inside the World of Japanese Popular Culture Routledge: East Gate Book.
    Book / Anthology
  • Drazen, P. (2003). Anime explosion!: the what? why? & wow! of Japanese animation Stone Bridge Press.
    Book / Anthology
  • Hu, T. G., & Yokota, M. (Eds.). (2013). Japanese Animation: East Asian Perspectives Jackson, Mississippi: University Press of Mississippi.
    Book / Anthology