Fandom unbound: Otaku culture in a connected world, edited by Mizuko Ito, Daisuke Okabe, and Izumi Tsuji

Nele Noppe

Abstract


Book review of Mizuko Ito, Daisuke Okabe and Izumi Tsuji, eds. Fandom unbound: Otaku culture in a connected world. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 2012, Kindle edition, $35; paperback, $38 (352p) ISBN 978-0300158649.

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2chan; AMV; Anime; Cosplay; <em>D&#333;jinshi;</em> Fan community; Games; Japan; Manga; <em>Otaku;</em> Trains; United States

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