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Publications:
Re-framing “Kawaii”: Interrogating Global Anxieties Surrounding the Aesthetic of ‘Cute’ in Japanese Art and Consumer Products

Will examine images of Japanese kawaii (cute) as these both undermine and reconfigure established aesthetic boundaries in contemporary culture.

Article: Print

$US10.00

Article: Electronic

$US5.00
From The Scream to Hello Kitty: Reading Memes and Images of Faciality in Global Visual Culture

This article examines the trope of the "scream" in literary/artistic representations as well as in the memes of contemporary network culture, particularly the image of Hello Kitty and her mouthlessness.

Article: Print

$US10.00

Published Online September 12, 2015

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