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

Published Honolulu : University of Hawai'i Press, c2001.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  741.5095 ILLU    AVAILABLE
Physical description 249 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Series ConsumAsiaN book series
ConsumAsiaN book series.
ConsumAsiaN book series.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction / John A. Lent -- 1. Comics as Social Commentary in Java, Indonesia / Laine Berman -- 2. From Self-Knowledge to Super Heroes: the story of Indian comics / Aruna Rao -- 3. Shaping a Cultural Identity: the picture book and cartoons in Taiwan, 1945-1980 / Shu-chu Wei -- 4. Cartooning in Sri Lanka / John A. Lent -- 5. Lianhuanhua and Manhua - Picture Books and Comics in Old Shanghai / Kuiyi Shen -- 6. The Corporeality of Erotic Imagination: a study of pictorials and cartoons in Republican China / Yingjin Zhang -- 7. Red Comic Books: the origins of modern Japanese Manga / Shimizu Isao -- 8. Redrawing the Past: modern presentation of ancient Chinese philosophy in the cartoons of Tsai Chih-Chung / Shu-chu Wei -- 9. Gender Insubordination in Japanese Comics (Manga) for Girls / Fusami Ogi -- 10. Malaysia's Mad Magazines: images of females and males in Malay culture / Ronald Provencher -- 11. Images of the Enemy in the Wartime Manga Magazine, 1941-1945 / Rei Okamoto.
Other author Lent, John A., 1936-
Subject Comic books, strips, etc. -- Asia -- History and criticism.
ISBN 0824824717