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Mitsuyo Wada-Marciano

Professor, Film Studies

Degrees:B.A. (Waseda), M.A. (New York), Ph.D. (Iowa)
Phone:613-520-2600 x 1678
Email:mitsuyo.wadamarciano@carleton.ca
Office:406 St. Patrick’s Building

Mitsuyo Wada-Marciano’s research interests are Japanese cinema, especially its relationship to Japanese modernity, the impact of digital technology on cinema, and East Asian cinemas in global culture.  She is the author of Nippon Modern: Japanese Cinema of the 1920s and 1930s (University of Hawai’i Press, 2008); the Japanese translation was published by Nagoya University Press in 2009.  She is also the co-editor of Horror to the Extreme: Changing Boundaries in Asian Cinema (Hong Kong University Press, 2009).  Her newly published book is Japanese Cinema in the Digital Age from University of Hawai‘i Press.  She conducted her research at Kyoto University from 2012 to 2013 for her new book project on the cinema in post-Occupation Japan.

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Selected texts:

New in 2012! Viewing “Postwar” in the 1950s Japanese Cinema, an anthology published in Japan and available at Amazon.co.jp

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Also new in 2012! Japanese Cinema in the Digital Age

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available at Amazon.com

 Nippon Modern: Japanese Cinema of the 1920s and 1930s

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available at Amazon.com

 ニッポン・モダン:日本映画1920年-30年

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available at Amazon.com

 Horror to the Extreme: Changing Boundaries in Asian Cinema

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available at Amazon.com

 デジタル時代の日本映画: 新しい映画のために

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available at : amazon.co.jp
or www.unp.or.jp/ISBN/ISBN978-4-8158-0657-6.html