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The Resource Genshiken, 1, Kio Shimoku ; translated and adapted by David Ury ; lettered by Michaelis/Carpelis Design

Genshiken, 1, Kio Shimoku ; translated and adapted by David Ury ; lettered by Michaelis/Carpelis Design

Label
Genshiken, 1
Title
Genshiken
Title number
1
Statement of responsibility
Kio Shimoku ; translated and adapted by David Ury ; lettered by Michaelis/Carpelis Design
Title variation
Genshiken 5
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • jpn
  • eng
Summary
It's the spring of freshman year, and Kanji Sasahara is in a quandary. Should he fulfill his long-cherished dream of joining an otaku club? Saki Kasukabe also faces a dilemma. Can she ever turn her boyfriend, anime fanboy Kousaka, into a normal guy? Kanji triumphs where Saki fails, when both Kanji and Kousaka sign up for Genshiken--The Society for the Study of Modern Visual Culture. Undeterred, Saki chases Kousaka through the various activities of the club, from costume-playing and comic conventions to video gaming and collecting anime figures-learning more than she ever wanted to about the humorous world of the Japanese fan ..
Member of
Summary
When Kanji Sasahara and Saki Kasukabe join an otaku club called Genshiken, they experience quarreling club members, crazy activities, and a vice president determined to break them up
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
257347
Cataloging source
IMF
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kio, Shimoku
Dewey number
741.5/952
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Rating: OT ages 16+
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 10
  • 12
Nature of contents
comics graphic novels
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Ury, David
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Genshiken
Series volume
0005
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • College students
  • Fans (Persons)
  • Animation (Cinematography)
  • Mass media
  • Popular culture
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Comic books, strips, etc
  • Graphic novels
Target audience
adolescent
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the Society for the Study of Modern Visual Culture
Label
Genshiken, 1, Kio Shimoku ; translated and adapted by David Ury ; lettered by Michaelis/Carpelis Design
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "A Del Rey trade paperback edition."
  • Read Manga style
  • "First published in Japan in 2002."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm60193532
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
181 pages
Isbn
9780345481696
Lccn
2005922043
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)60193532
Label
Genshiken, 1, Kio Shimoku ; translated and adapted by David Ury ; lettered by Michaelis/Carpelis Design
Publication
Note
  • "A Del Rey trade paperback edition."
  • Read Manga style
  • "First published in Japan in 2002."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm60193532
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
181 pages
Isbn
9780345481696
Lccn
2005922043
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)60193532

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