Explores how anime is a refection of Japanese society, art & culture. Introduction to rich & varied world of Japanese animated films by considering anime as medium, art, culture, & industry. Introduction to history, theory, aesthetics & cultural aspects of anime, with emphasis on 'the art of communication' with the medium. Fulfills requirement for Japanese minor.
Diversity Requirement 3, East Asian Studies, Fine Arts Requirement, Non-Western International Req, Writing Enriched Requirement