Anime Fan Communities: Transcultural Flows and Frictions
How have animation fans in Japan, South Korea, the United States, and Canada formed communities and dealt with conflicts across cultural and geographic distance? This book traces animation fandom from its roots in early cinema audiences, through mid-century children's cartoon fan clubs, to today's digitally-networked transcultural fan cultures.
Hardcover, 253 pages
Published on December 17, 2014 by Palgrave Macmillan