Susan J. Napier

Susan J. Napier is Professor of Japanese Studies at Tufts University. She is the author of four books including, The Fantastic in Japanese Literature: The Subversion of Modernity and Anime from Akira to Howl's Moving Castle.  


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From Impressionism to Anime

Susan J. Napier
Palgrave Macmillan

What is it about anime that is so appealing to a transnational fan base? Is the American attraction to anime similar to the popularity of previous fads of...


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Anime from Akira to Howl's Moving Castle

Susan J. Napier
Palgrave Macmillan Trade

Updated and expanded edition of Susan Napier's cult classic, in-depth, sophisticated look at Japanese animation


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