Bonner Online-Bibliographie zur Comicforschung
Bonn Online Bibliography of Comics Research

WIKINDX Resources

MacWilliams, Mark W. "Japanese Comics and Religion. Osamu Tezuka’s Story of the Buddha." In: Japan Pop! Inside the World of Japanese Popular Culture. Hrsg. v. Timothy J. Craig. Armonk: M. E. Sharpe, 2000, S. 109–137. 
Added by: joachim (19 Sep 2009 14:36:36 Europe/Berlin)   Last edited by: joachim (14 Feb 2018 11:58:13 Europe/Berlin)
Resource type: Book Article
Languages: englisch
BibTeX citation key: MacWilliams2000
Email resource to friend
View all bibliographic details
Categories: General
Keywords: "Buddha", Buddhismus, Japan, Manga, Religion, Tezuka. Osamu
Creators: Craig, MacWilliams
Publisher: M. E. Sharpe (Armonk)
Collection: Japan Pop! Inside the World of Japanese Popular Culture
Views: 2/303
Views index: 3%
Popularity index: 0.75%
Abstract
Osamu Tezuka is a giant in the history of Japanese manga (comics), and is responsible for the development of the “story manga” (the predominant form in Japanese comics) and many of the characteristic stylistic features of Japanese comics. This chapter discusses and presents story plots, character sketches, and 19 illustrations from one of Tezuka’s major works, the 3,000-page Budda. MacWilliams shows how Tezuka made the story of the Buddha relevant and interesting to a young, modern audience, and introduces other innovations by the manga artist known as the “god” of Japanese comics.
  
wikindx 5.5 ©2018 | Total resources: 11593 | Username: -- | Bibliography: WIKINDX Master Bibliography | Style: Comicforschung-Bibliographie Stil (CFB) | Database queries: 57 | DB execution: 0.25290 secs | Script execution: 0.26775 secs

PHP execution time: 0.01357 s
SQL execution time: 0.25290 s
TPL rendering time: 0.00128 s
Total elapsed time: 0.26775 s
Peak memory usage: 1.3251 MB
Memory at close: 1.2748 MB