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Links and other supplementary materials

/academic programs and centers

Comics and Cartoon Studies, University of Oregon
  Undergraduate minor
Comics Studies, University of Florida
  Undergraduate and graduate classes, option for MA/PHD in English with a track in Visual Culture and Rhetoric
Summer Institute: Studies in Japanese Popular Culture, Temple University
  Undergraduate study-abroad program, 9 to 10 credits
Faculty of Manga, Kyoto Seika University
Animation Research Centre, University College for the Creative Arts
Animation Workshop, University of California, Los Angeles
Asiascape, Leiden University

/bibliographies and source lists

Comics Research Bibliography: Comics and Japan
Ohio State University Libraries Manga Collection
Annotated Multidisciplinary Italian References on Japanese Animation and Manga



Comic Arts Conference
Festival of Cartoon Art
International Comic Arts Festival
Schoolgirls and Mobilesuits: Culture and Creation in Manga and Anime

/media coverage

From 'Sailor Moon' to sexual politics: Anime meets academia
  Columbia News Service (April 10, 2007)
Course Credit Anime
  Animerica Magazine Volume 11, Number 4 (April 2003)
Academic Anime
  Animerica Magazine Volume 9, Number 6 (June 2001)

/other websites - Research Portal on Anime Fandom - Anime, Manga and Japanese Popular Culture Research Homepage
The Academic Anime Resource Page

/research projects

Let`s Manga. A Visual Narrative Approach to the Study of Japan (Katholieke Universiteit Leuven)
Manga Network (Centre d'Etudes et de Recheches Internationales)
Research on Boy's Love Genres, Fans, and Creators (California Lutheran University)
Transnational Anime Fandoms and Amateur Cultural Production (University of California, Berkeley/University of Southern California)

/societies and associations

Anime and Manga Research Circle
Comic Art and Comics Area, Popular Culture Association
Comics Studies Scholarly Interest Group, Society for Cinema and Media Studies
Comics Studies Society
Institute for Comics Studies
Japan Society for Animation Studies
Japan Society for Studies in Cartoon and Comics
Society for Animation Studies
Society for the Promotion of Japanese Animation
Shoujo Arts Society (defunct/inactive)