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“Girls Who Can Leap Through Time: Shojo and Time Travel in East Asian Media”

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationScreening Characters
Subtitle of host publicationTheories of Character in Film, Television, and Interactive Media
EditorsJohannes Riis , Aaron Taylor
PublisherRoutledge
Chapter14
Pages251-65
Number of pages15
ISBN (Electronic)9780429422508
ISBN (Print)9781138391826
Publication statusPublished - 2019

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NameAFI Film Readers
PublisherRoutledge

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Abstract

Jinhee Choi concentrates on how a popular science-fiction figure operates in the hybridized context of time-travel romances, focusing on the gender politics of the much-overlooked female time travelers in contemporary East Asian media productions.

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