Asian Languages & Cultures Spring Seminar

Starts 4:30 PM
Friday Feb 24, 2012
4th floor lounge, Old Main

Laura Miller, Professor of Japanese studies and Anthropology at the University of Missouri-St. Louis will present "Japan's Unmarketable Girl Cool:  A Critique of Global Otaku Obsession."  Miller has published widely on Japanese popular culture and language, including topics such as the wizard boom, girls' slang and print club photos. This presentation will highlight some of the fascinating yet frequently overlooked cultural activities and aesthetics found in girl culture. 

4th Floor Old Main, 4:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 24. Refreshments will be served. 

Contact: scottc

This event is for: Students, Staff and Faculty

Sponsored By: Asian Languages and Cultures

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