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INDEX

AarinFantasy 88103

accuracy

cosplay portrayal 15, 1920, 2327, 3032

understanding Japan 94, 98, 100101, 103104

action/adventure 2, 205, 215, 251, 262

adaptation 2122, 27, 30, 32, 56, 61, 66, 72, 100101, 125, 137, 139, 255, 275276, 278

addition (adiectio) 255256, 260, 267

adults see seinen and josei

ADV Manga 259260

aesthetics 1, 9, 15, 21, 35, 39, 4647, 50, 109, 125133, 141, 209, 251, 254255, 257, 267, 274

age see genre

America see United States of America (USA/US)

androgyny 91, 108, 111112, 116, see also gender

anime (animation) 2, 6, 36, 53, 140

boom 52, 57, 6061, 65

magazines 5268, 278

anthropology 15, 209

Antique Bakery 258259

Arabesque 4

Armageddon 19

art

fan 6, 1719, 36, 4243, 59, 61 see also dōjinshi

manga 18, 2753, 8993, 107117, 126137, 140142, 152, 162, 173, 234, 251257, 262267

artist see mangaka

Asia 6, 17, 20, 36, 212, 227, 231

Astro Boy (Tetsuwan Atomu) 2, 53

audiolingual method 156, 158

Australia 4, 67, 9, 1432, 108

authentic/authenticity

manga/anime 20, 30, 3740, 94, 100103, 138, 141, 154155, 159, 257, 261, 274, 277

materials/data 181, 210211, 214, 223, 228

AVCon 20, 2426

awards 3, 147

Azumanga Daioh 258259

background, cultural/social 41, 138, 149, 161, 276

Bádi 107122

balloons see bubbles

Bambino 217

bara (rose) manga 107122, 276

Birth 58

Blade of the Immortal 93

Bleach 21, 27

Boys Over Flowers 258259

boys’ love (BL) see yaoi

bubbles 38, 46, 180, 183, 198203, 215, 217218, 220, 242, 253256, 263, 265267, 272

Buddhism see religion

bullying 71, 78, 215, 217218

canon

manga 20, 31

Western 134

caricature 1, 77

case study method 163

cats/catgirl 4, 130

character

design 1417, 20, 2324, 27, 32, 48

goods 2, 275276 see also products

Chaung Yi 260

chibi (mini) 46, 48

children 1, 3, 5, 6, 44, 54, 57, 59, 62, 179181, 194, 205, 213

CLAMP 21, 27, 30

CMX Manga 260

coinage 256257, 264267

colour(ed) illustrations 7, 2127, 3637, 63, 195, 198, 202

comedy 2, 205 see also humour

comic strip 4, 5, 117, 189, 272

comics

French (bande desinée) 7

Japanese see manga

Korean see manhwa

Western 6, 50, 251252

communication 8, 148150, 153, 156157, 159, 167, 210211, 272273

cross-cultural 254

non-verbal 253, 273

online see social networks

communicative language method 195

community 5859, 6364, 215, see also cosplay, online fan communities

community of practice (CoP) 16, 18, 25, 31, 205

conflict 8, 79, 210211, 215, 218219, 223224, 251

conventions 6, 1516, 1920, 2426, 28, 32, 4041, 196, see also cosplay

Cool Japan 2, 5

copyright 53, 60, 62, see also intellectual property, sharing, licensing

corpus 116117, 164, 257258, 260, 265, 267, 275

cosplay (costume play) 6, 1432, 4041, 196, 203, 275

competitions 1516, 1920, 24, 3031

skits 28, 3032

CPM Manga 260

creators 37, 42, 5253, 5761, 67, 99, 108, 277278, see also mangaka

crime 70, 7278, 80, 82, 85

critical literacies 195

critique 53, 58, 6365, 6768

crosshatching 131, see also tone

cultural knowledge 138, 154, 158, 195

cultural studies 72

Daarin wa Gaikokujin 162, 168173

Dark Horse 260

Death Note 7085

defamiliarisation see foreignisation

Del Rey 260

democratic capitalism 52

descriptive 175, 256257, 266

Detective Conan 6

DeviantArt 36

discourse 64, 67, 7172, 75, 79, 83, 85, 126, 133, 135, 138, 141, 148, 157

analysis 210, 274

nationalistic 233, 245

sexuality and gender 107109, 111114, 118120

dōjinshi (amateur manga) 6, 1720, 43, 5253, 56, 59, 6368, 110, 121, 126127, 135141, 194

Dragon Ball 6

drama 147, 159

Dramacon 3550

The Drops of God 6

dubbing 20, 37, 140, 156158, 272

Edo Period 1, 155

education 45, 57, 9598, 146150, 155158, 194, 209, 277279, see also Japanese language study, English as a foreign language (EFL)

ekphrasis 126, 133137, 140, 142

emoji 2

emotion/mood 3948, 128, 132, 154, 165, 198201, 204, 209, 215218, 234235, 253254, 262, 271

English as a foreign language (EFL) 8, 194206

environmentalism 84

equivalence 256, 264

ero (erotic) 115116, 118122

ethnographic methodology 1516

exhibitions 57, 110, see also museums

expressions, facial 30, 48

eyes 39, 48, 117118, 129130, 132, 199, 204, 215

Fairy Tail 6

family 76, 8991, 103, 205

fan

art see art

fiction 6, 90, 275

practices 7, 104, (see also art, dōjinshi, community)

fandom 4243, 5253, 58, 61, 64, 8991, 100, 155, 157

fangirl 41, 100

femininity/female gaze see gender

fighting 204205

figures see character goods, products

film 2, 17, 1922, 53, 55, 5758, 61, 66, 70, 8082, 84, 114, 125, 138, 147, 198, 255, 272, 276, 278

flipping/flopping (mirroring) 3638, 46, 93, 256257, 260, 262263

flow see reading direction, sequencing

foreignization 140, 152, 231232, 234235, 244

freedom of speech 75

French 7, 147158

friendship 16, 204

games 2, 1921, 66, 147, 275276, 278

gatekeepers 20, 89, 100

gay

media 107108, 110114, 116118, 122

subjectivity 107108, 110122

gender 67, 16, 44, 49, 87, 91, 129, 146, 148, 158159, 205, 209, 213

audience see genre

construction of 109, 113114, see also Japanese language

genre

demographic 3, 258259, see also shōnen, shōjo, seinen, josei

thematic 23

German 140, 147, 149153, 158

gijyogo/giongo/giseigo/gitaigo see onomatopoeia and mimesis

globalisation 8, 35, 17, 157, 165, 254

GloBL Manga 92

Go! Comi 260

Gokusen 216, 219, 222

grammar of manga 39

grammar-translation method 150, 156, 158, 195

gross national cool 7, see also Cool Japan, soft power

group culture 9, 277, see also community

Gundam 58, 6061, 66

Hagio, Moto 4

hair 21, 25, 27, 111112, 116, 117118, 129

hangeul 234, 244

hanja 244, 246, see also kanji

Hasegawa, Machiko 23

Hatsune Miku 278

Heidi 55

hentai (perverse) 96, 110

hero/heroine 48, 60, 74, 82, 202203, 213

Heroine Shikkaku 220

highlighting 25

hiragana 96, 164166, 168174, 260, 266

history

of anime (industry, magazines) 53, 61, 6465, 6768

of Japan 242

in manga 2, 146

of manga 1, 108109

Hokusai, Katsushika 2

horror 2, 196

humour/humorous manga 31, 115, 117, 119121, 200201, 204

hybridisation 23, 32

identity

gender and sexuality 87, 112, 205, see also gender

individual 9, 18, 4445, 195, 276277

Japanese 88, see also background

manga 36, 47

victim 7677, 80

Ikeda, Riyoko 4

illustrations 1432, 5657, 67, 108, 110, 152, 179, 195, 197190, 201, 203, 206, 252, 263, 275

image/image-text 7, 1432, 40, 103113, 119, 127, 195198, 206, 254256, 261, 267, 271274

gravure 62, 115, 120121

Inoue, Takehiko 5

intellectual property (IP) 53, 62, 66

intercultural contact 112

internet see online

intertextuality 9, 138, 141 (see also image-text)

interview methods 15, 20, 88, 94, 210

Japan

in fans’ imaginations 9094

post war 2, 54, 84

Japan Foundation 7, 8

Japan Inc 252, 258259, 262

Japanese culture 36, 39, 85, 8791, 9398, 100104

Japanese language/linguistics 89, 37, 154156, 162, 173, 184187, 196, 210211, 242, 251256, 261267, 272276

gendered speech 108, 113116, 118, 214, 221222

politeness/impoliteness 102, 119, 178, 209224, 274275

see also onomatopoeia and mimesis, personal pronouns, sentence final particles, semantic attributes/choices, semiotic attributes/resources

Japanese language study/JSL/JFL 78, 9596, 146147, 162, 168174, 178191, 210211

Japanese society 76, 85, 91, 113, 209, 211

‘Japaneseness’ and ‘real Japanese’ 3550, 87, 9192, 102103, 231, see also non-Japanese

Japan-Korea relations 227229, 242, 246, 248

josei (women’s) manga 3, 214215

justice 7179, 8183, 85, 204, 276

kanji 163167, 169174, 178, 234, 246, 260

Kareshi Kanojo no Jijō 220

katakana 154155, 164174, 215, 234, 260, 266

Kaze to Ki no Uta 4

kodomo see children

kōhai see senpai

koma see panel

Korean Wave (Kanryū) 227228, 234

Kuragehime 23, 30

Kuroshitsuji 21

Kyoto International Manga Museum 5, 8, 52

Kyoto Seika University 7, 52

language/linguistics see English as a foreign language (EFL), French, German, Japanese language

LGBT 17, see also gay

library 45, 7, 198, see also Monash University JSC Manga Library

licensing 21, 23, 101

literacy 8, 179, 277, see also multiliteracies

love 41, 44, 78, 110, 134, 147, 149, 153, 157, 194, 204205

Macross 5859, 66

Madman 6, 23, 30

magic 44, 98, 205

Maison Ikkoku 62, 257259, 265266

manga

boom 35

eiga (manga film) 53, see also anime, film

kissa (manga café) 4

Manga Studies 7, 14, 18, 52, 68, 122, 274279

Mangajin 8, 146, 178, 210

mangaka (manga artists) 4, 7, 37, 39, 43, 92, 95, 162, 204

manhua (Chinese manga) 7

manhwa (Korean manga) 7, 229, 231 see also manga kissa for manhwabang

Manifest 20

masculinity/male gaze see gender

Mechademia 52

media, mass/mainstream 4, 1722, 40, 44, 50, 5557, 6376, 8185, 9091, 122, 125126, 133142, 162, 228, 254, 275279

method/methodology

research see ethnographic, interview, participant observation, survey, translation

teaching see audiolingual, case study, communicative language, grammar-translation

MikuMikuDance 67

mimesis see onomatopoeia and mimesis

mirroring see flipping/flopping

Miyazaki, Hayao 57

models see products

Monash University JSC Manga Library 4, 7, 257258, 268

morality 82, 84, 204

mortality 7072, 7980, 8284, 93, 232

The Motion Comic 58, 66

movies see film

multidisciplinarity 85, 275

multiliteracies 195197

multimodality 195, 197, 205, 209, 271279 (see also image-text)

museum 5, 78, 258, 262, (see also Kyoto International Manga Museum)

music 2, 17, 30, 89, 125142, 147, 149155, 158159, 227, 276, 278

composition 127133

My Sweet Little Cat 126127, 129131, 133, 135, 137, 142

narrative 1517, 2132, 38, 40, 7074, 92, 115118, 130136, 147158, 173, 179181, 190, 198201, 204, 209211, 272

Naruto 6, 8, 21, 24, 31

native speakers (NS) 8, 147, 172

Neon Genesis Evangelion 2, 258259

newspaper 1, 163, 167, 195, 228

Nihonjin no Shiranai Nihongo 147, 162, 168173

Nodame Cantabile 146159

non-Japanese 228

artists 92

manga see original English language (OEL)/global manga

readers 178192, 235

non-native speakers (NNS) 161175, 178192

noob 46

Obi o Gyutto ne 218, 220

omission 77, 255257, 264, 266

One Piece 6, 198, 201, 205

online

publication/comics 19, 40, 6566, 110

fan communities and resources 4, 1626, 36, 6772, 87104, 121, 195, 214, 228, 262, 278, see also social networks

onomatopoeia and mimesis 18, 3537, 4748, 169172, 198202, 215, 232235, 241, 251274, 278

orientalism 91

original English language (OEL)/global manga 6, 9, 3550, 9293, 275, 277

original video anime (OVA) 21, 58, 6163, 66

orthography 161175, 263, see also hiragana, katakana, kanji, rōmaji

Oshima, Yumiko 4

otaku (nerd) 21, 57, 156158, 196, 202203

OzComic Con 19

page design 38

panel (koma) 30, 3538, 4546, 128129, 173, 178192, 204, 209, 216, 256, 273, 277

four- (yonkoma) 4, 117 see also sequencing

participant observation methodology 15, 89

participation/participatory culture 1618, 25, 59, 6364, 88, 112

performance

cosplay 15, 19, 2728, 3032

musical 134, 140141, 147, 150, 151

performativity 87, 113

personal pronouns 113114, 216224

Phoenix: Dawn 258259

phonological features 167, 211, 219, 223

photography 1516, 20, 28, 30, 32, 56, 60, 108110, 114, 152, 195, 252

plagiarism/‘fake’ manga 92

plot 42, 70, 85, 103, 115118, 130, 138, 154, 205

The Poe Family 4

poststructuralism 126127, 135

The Power of Negative Thinking 258259

price of manga 37, 202

products 36, 60, 6263, 65 (see also character goods)

professional practice 10, 14, 25, 35, 3740, 4344, 53, 60, 64, 67, 73, 96, 115, 277

psychology 70, 76, 80

publishers 21, 3538, 53, 57, 6162, 64, 6667, 93, 100101, 110, 228, 252, 257263

Raifu 213

Ranma ½ 6

readers 8, 1418, 3541, 4849, 5455, 5763, 67, 8788, 98, 110, 147, 175, 194199, 203205, 211, 231236, 259263, see also non-Japanese readers, fan

reading direction 35, 3738, 46, 93, 202, 232, 254, 256257, 261263, 273, see also sequencing

reference pictures 23, 26

religion 1, 71, 72, 79, 8285, 109

re-mediation 126, 133, 135, 137, 141142

re-presentation 134, 136

research

fans’ 15, 2324, 28, 53, 65

manga as a tool for 5, 89, 210, 228, 242, 248, 271279

Revolutionary Girl Utena 20, 44

role-language 162

rōmaji (roman alphabet) 164166, 172, 174, 260

romance 2, 40, 92, 111, 116, 118

romanisation method 260, see also rōmaji

The Rose of Versailles 4, 155

Rurōni Kenshin 21

Sailor Moon 22, 44

Sarariiman Kintarō 219

sarcasm 201, 218, 221, 223

Sazae-san 2, 3, 178, 198, 200

scanlation 18, 101

science fiction (SF) 2, 5556, 59, 60, 62, 211

second language (L2), see Japanese language, English as a foreign language (EFL)

seinen (men’s) manga 3, 215, 258

self 7377, 80, 8184

self-publishing 39, 65, 110, 121

semantic attributes/choices 141, 163, 166167, 179, 220, 235, 255, 265

seme and uke 129131, 141

semiotic attributes/resources 108, 112, 114, 163, 170, 272273, 278

senpai and kōhai 99100

sentence final particles (SFP) 113114, 116, 118, 218219, 221, 223

sequencing 178192, 272, see also reading direction

sharing 6, 16, 52, 63, 102

shinigami (death god) 7072, 76, 7881, 83

shintoism see religion

shōjo (girls’) manga 3, 67, 39, 41, 4346, 110, 116, 147, 158, 190, 194, 214215, 220, 258

shōnen (boys’) manga 3, 6, 55, 57, 66, 92, 190, 194, 204205, 215, 258

silence 211, 251, 253254, 263267, see also communication

The Simpsons 125, 198, 199, 201

Sket Dance 220

skopos theory (skopostheorie) 229232, 234235, 245246

Slam Dunk 113114

slash 17, 9091

slice-of-life manga (nichijō seikatsu) 6162, 98, 115118, 120121, 190, 211

social change 5354

social commentary/debate 7173, 8085, 138, 175, 276, 278

social groups and activities/interactions 1518, 90, 148, 274, see also group culture

social issues 209, 213

social networks/media 16, 67, 74, 8889, 214, see also online

soft power

Japan 5, 7 (see also Cool Japan, Gross National Cool)

South Korea 227 (see also Korean Wave)

sound effects (SFX) see onomatopoeia and mimesis

source material 36, 127, 136137, 256257, 275

source text (ST) 14, 229

Space Cruiser Yamato 5457, 59, 66

Spiderman 198, 201

The Star of Cottonland 4

stereotypes 35, 39, 44, 48, 91, 108, 112113, 116117, 119, 155, 157, 231, 276

Studio Ghibli 57, 141

subbing (subtitling) 20, 37, 138, 255, 272

subculture(s)

anime 53, 56, 6263, 6768

gay 111, 117

substitution (substitutio) 255256, 260, 266267

Supanova 19

super deformation (SD) 39, 117

supernatural 71, 98

survey methods 5, 16, 73, 88

symbolic function 150151, 155

symbolism 18, 71, 7576, 7879, 82, 84, 93, 131, 133134, 136, 149150, 166, 271

Tagame, Gengoroh 108109, 111, 118

Takemiya, Keiko 4, 7, 55

tankōbon (manga volumes) 4, 2325, 27, 37

target audience 36, 41, 48, 242, 257258 (see also genre)

target text (TT) 229230, 232235, 242, 245246, 254256, 260, 263267

teachers 9596, 98, 147148, 152, 158159, 169172, 178179, 197, 199200, 214, 216217, 222

technology 54, 84, 278

television 2, 6, 54, 57, 59, 6062, 7374, 78, 125, 147, 156, 169, 196

Tensai Bakabon 271

terebi manga (TV manga) 5354, 67, see also television, anime

text, in manga/manga as 1521, 2732, 3638, 41, 46, 53, 7075, 8896, 100104, 126, 133141, 146147, 159, 175, 179191, 195, 197206, 209, 230235, 251256, 263

textbooks 146, 150152, 178, 195

manga as ‘visual’ textbook 205

Tezuka, Osamu 2, 5, 52, 259, 264265

theory

fan 17, 57

research 9, 18, 52, 7677, 8081, 87, 109, 113, 126127, 152, 157, 181, 212, 229, 230, 260, 272

Tokyopop 3537, 40, 93, 282

tone

colour 39, 48, 199

sound 128, 134, 169171, 175, 215, 273

Toward the Terra 55

toys see products

transcription method 273

translation 610, 3738, 100101, 108, 126127, 137142, 154156, 197, 200201, 206, 209, 217, 227248, 251267, 272279

documentary 230232

exoticisation 230

instrumental 230

methodology 231235

see also dubbing, grammar-translation method, scanlation, subbing

transmutation (transmutatio) 255256, 261262

Trinity Blood 23

tropes 22, 41, 50, 94, 115117, 119, 122, 126127, 277

tutorials 16, 20, 24, 30

typography 254257, 260, 264265, 267, 272273, 278, see also orthography

uke see seme and uke

ukiyo-e (pictures of the floating world), 12

United States of America (USA/US) 1, 4, 67, 1617, 35, 41, 90, 112, 178, 231, 258

Vampire Knight 21

vision, skilled/cosplay 15, 1819, 2526

Viz Media 6, 260

vocabulary 164, 178, 206, 223

webcomics see online

weeabo 100

world manga 3536, see also original English language (OEL)/global manga

world-building 58

yakuza 95, 215, 217219

Yamagishi, Ryoko 4

yaoi 4, 7, 9, 87104, 107108, 110112, 116, 125141, 194, 278

Year 24 Group 4, 110

yonkoma manga see panel

Yotsuba&! 258259

Manga Vision

   by Sarah Pasfield-Neofitou and Cathy Sell