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Anime and Memory: Aesthetic, Cultural and Thematic Perspectives

@inproceedings{Cavallaro2009AnimeAM,
  title={Anime and Memory: Aesthetic, Cultural and Thematic Perspectives},
  author={Dani Cavallaro},
  year={2009}
}
The topos of memory has played a significant role in anime over the course of its evolution as an art form and as a popular form of entertainment. Anime's handling of memory is multifaceted, bringing it into collusion with diverse symbolic motifs, narrative themes, and aesthetic issues. This study aims to provide a detailed analysis of a range of anime titles wherein different aspects of this cultural phenomenon are articulated. It explores anime films and series which exemplify the distinctive… Expand
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