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Title Barbarians : fierce and festive / [by Ikeda Hajime and Chet Kincaid].

Published [Urbana, Ill.] : Media Production Group ; Watertown, MA : Documentary Educational Resources, [2007, 1999]


Location Call No. Status
Physical description 1 videodisc (11 minutes) : sound, colour with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Asia video report.
Global studies. Asia video report.
Performers Presenter, Ronald P. Toby.
Summary "Like peoples elsewhere, Japanese throughout their history have encountered aliens in reality and in fantasy, and then have tried to incorporate them into their view of the world. Ronald P. Toby, noted historian of Japan, here examines ways that Japanese have expressed their understanding of the foreign as exemplified by Koreans, Okinawans, Chinese and Americans both black and white. The program includes a rich array of drawings, paintings, and other visual images, mostly from eighteenth and nineteenth century Japan, showing aliens in popular art and aliens as enacted in festivals of the era"--Container.
Original Version Originally produced: Champaign, Ill. : Media Production Group, in association with The National Institute of Multimedia Education, Japan, c1993.
System notes DVD. NTSC.
Other author Ikeda, Hajime, 1945-
Kincaid, Chet.
Toby, Ronald P., 1942-
Media Kyōiku Kaihatsu Sentā (Japan)
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Center for East Asian and Pacific Studies. Media Production Group.
Documentary Educational Resources (Firm)
Subject Festivals -- Japan.
Aliens -- Japan.
Visitors, Foreign -- Japan.
Japan -- Relations.
Variant Title Barbarians fierce & friendly.