Journal Article: Anime in Academia

Published in a special issue of Arts: “Japanese Media Cultures in Japan and Abroad: Transnational Consumption of Manga, Anime, and Media-Mixes”. Arts (ISSN 2076-0752) is an international peer-reviewed open access journal published quarterly online by MDPI in March, June, September and December.

Article available and downloadable via

The entire special issue is open access and available via

Journal Article: ‘Comfort Women’ Comics, Multi-faceted: Revisiting the 2014 Manhwa Exhibit in Angoulême from the Perspective of Manga Studies

in Proceedings from the 2016 NAJAKS Conference at Stockholm University: Japanese Studies Volume, co-ed. by Jaqueline Berndt & Gunnar Jinmei Linder, ORIENTALISKA STUDIER #147, pp. 143–169. Print & Web.

Journal: 『美術フォーラム21』特集「漫画とマンガ、そして芸術」

guest-ed., special issue “Manga to manga, soshite geijutsu” [Manga, comics, and art], Bijutsu Forum 21, no. 24 (November), pp. 20–136.
Introduction and individual article “»Muimi« no »kaidoku«—Gendai manga kara mita Murakami Takashi no kaiga” [‘Deciphering’ the ‘nonsense’—Murakami Takashi’s paintings seen from the perspective of contemporary manga], 132–136.