Category Archives: volumes

Mechademia 9: Origins

Mechademia 9: Origins The ninth volume of Mechademia, an annual forum for critical work on Japanese manga, anime, and related arts, is “Origins.” The essays brought together in Mechademia 9 lead us to understand the extent to which “Japan” might … Continue reading

Posted in news, volumes | 1 Comment

Mechademia 8: Tezuka’s Manga Life

Posted in volumes | Comments Off on Mechademia 8: Tezuka’s Manga Life

Mechademia 7: Lines of Sight

  Tracing the impact of anime and manga’s radical break with Cartesian perspective. Lines of Sight, the seventh volume in the Mechademia series, explores the various ways in which anime, manga, digital media, fan culture, and Japanese art challenge, undermine, or disregard … Continue reading

Posted in volumes | Comments Off on Mechademia 7: Lines of Sight

Mechademia 6: User Enhanced

Posted in volumes | Comments Off on Mechademia 6: User Enhanced

Mechademia 5: Fanthropologies

From fan-subs to cosplay, exploring the fan cultures inspired by anime and manga Continue reading

Posted in volumes | 2 Comments

Mechademia 4: War/Time

The provocative manga and anime that reflect Japan’s attempts to come to terms with militarism, violence, and defeat Continue reading

Posted in volumes | Comments Off on Mechademia 4: War/Time

Mechademia 3: Limits of the Human

Exploring the possibilities and perils of a posthuman future through visionary works of Japanese anime and manga Continue reading

Posted in volumes | 1 Comment

Mechademia 2: Networks of Desire

Traces the web of desires that connects Japanese popular culture and its fans Continue reading

Posted in volumes | Comments Off on Mechademia 2: Networks of Desire

Mechademia 1: Emerging Worlds of Anime and Manga

A groundbreaking exploration of anime, manga, and Japanese popular culture Continue reading

Posted in volumes | 2 Comments