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Moving Image Studies PhD Student Publishes Essay on Anime

Congratulations to Moving Image Studies PhD student Ian Peters! His article, “The Search for Vengeance” is set to appear in the forthcoming anthology Anime and Philosophy: Wide Eyed Wonder, edited by Josef Steiff and Tristan D. Tamplin (Open Court Publishing, Winter 2010).

In honor of Ian’s article getting published, and in honor of Dragon*Con this weekend, we give you our “Top Five Library Books About Anime” (in no particular order):

The Anime Machine: A Media Theory of Animation
Thomas LaMarre, 2009

Watching Anime, Reading Manga : 25 Years of Essays and Reviews
Fred Patten, 2004

Anime from Akira to Howl’s Moving Castle: Experiencing Contemporary Japanese Animation
Susan Jolliffe Napier, 2005

Cinema Anime: Critical Engagements with Japanese Animation
Steven T. Brown, 2006

Studio Ghibli: The Films of Hayao Miyazaki and Isao Takahata
Colin Odell, 2009