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Frames of AnimeCulture and Image-Building$
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Tze-Yue G. Hu

Print publication date: 2010

Print ISBN-13: 9789622090972

Published to Hong Kong Scholarship Online: September 2011

DOI: 10.5790/hongkong/9789622090972.001.0001

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Origins of the Japanese Art of Animating

Origins of the Japanese Art of Animating

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(p.13) 1 Origins of the Japanese Art of Animating
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Frames of Anime
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Tze-Yue G. Hu

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Hong Kong University Press
DOI:10.5790/hongkong/9789622090972.003.0002

This chapter discusses the origins of Japanese art of animating. It highlights some philosophical discourses about language and its processes that have been explored in the West. These projections of philosophical thinking evaluate the limitations of language, in particular, the entrenched mode of direct language both in the written and spoken forms. They serve to advance the premise that the visual functions of animation fulfill a reality, a reality that may not be rational, structured, stable, or even highly visible or audible.

Keywords:   Japanese art, animating, philosophical discourses, language, visual functions, animation

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