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King, Emerald: "Mazohizumu no mon. Masochistic and Sadistic Representations of Women in Japanese Exploitation Films and Reidissu komikku." In: Image [&] Narrative 12.1 (2011), <http://www.imageandnarr ... article/viewFile/124/95> (5. Sept. 2011) 
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Resource type: Web Article
Languages: English
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BibTeX citation key: King2011
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Categories: General
Keywords: Gender, Japan, Manga, Violence
Creators: King
Collection: Image [&] Narrative
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Abstract
This article explores the representation of women in imagery through a juxtaposition of Japanese exploitation films (such as Suzuki Seijun’s 1964 Nikutai no Mon) with modern day ‘ladies comics.' Both mediums share similar imagery and stylistic concepts but have a markedly different target audience/consumer base; most (s)exploitation films were/are made with a male audience in mind, while ladies comics are, as the name suggests, manufactured solely for a female audience. In particular, I am interested in the use of masochistic constructs and the ways in which the use of this imagery differ when the target audience is male as opposed to female.
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