Bonner Online-Bibliographie zur Comicforschung

WIKINDX Resources

Nagaike, Kazumi: "The Sexual and Textual Politics of Japanese Lesbian Comics. Reading Romantic and Erotic Yuri Narratives." In: electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies (2010<http://www.japanesestud ... icles/2010/Nagaike.html> (28. Febr. 2011) 
Resource type: Web Article
Languages: englisch
Peer reviewed
BibTeX citation key: Nagaike2010
View all bibliographic details
Categories: General
Keywords: Gender, Japan, Manga
Creators: Nagaike
Collection: electronic journal of contemporary japanese studies
Attachments   URLs   http://www.japanesestudies.org.uk/articles/2010/Nagaike.ht ...
Abstract
This paper discusses a popular Japanese manga (comics) genre, directed mainly at female readers, which deals with female-female romantic and erotic relationships; this genre is commonly called yuri (lily) manga. After an historiographic analysis of Japanese lesbianism (especially the concept of girls' romantic bonding that originated in Japanese literature during the modernization era), I explore the ways in which an analysis of contemporary popular lesbian texts, produced by and for Japanese girls/women, can provide new theoretical perspectives on the discourse of lesbian gender/sexuality, including issues of female homosociality, the lesbian continuum, and female corporeal desire.
  
wikindx 5.3.2 ©2018 | Total resources: 11309 | Username: -- | Bibliography: WIKINDX Master Bibliography | Style: American Psychological Association (APA) | Database queries: 42 | DB execution: 0.29028 secs | Script execution: 0.41504 secs

PHP execution time: 0.01649 s
SQL execution time: 0.29028 s
TPL rendering time: 0.10827 s
Total elapsed time: 0.41504 s
Peak memory usage: 1.6851 MB
Memory at close: 1.5625 MB