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Japanamerica : how Japanese pop culture has invaded the U.S. / Roland Kelts.
New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2006.
xi, 238 pages,  pages of color plates : color illustrations ; 25 cm
Includes bibliographical references and index.
May the G-force be with you -- Atom boys -- The business of anime -- Toy story -- Japan's IP problem --
Strange transformations --Cosplay and otakudom : the draw of DIY --Future shocks -- Anime appeals.
"Japanamerica is the first book that directly addresses the American experience with the Japanese pop phenomenon. With insights from artists, critics, readers, and fans from both nations,
this book is as literate as it is hip, highlighting the shared conflicts as American and Japanese pop cultures collide in the here and now."--Jacket.
Popular culture --United States --Japanese influences.
Popular culture --Japan.
United States --Civilization--1970-
Culture populaire --E´tats-Unis--Influence japonaise.
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