CURRAN, Beverley F. M.

   Tokunin Kyoju (Professor by Special Appointment)

   Division of Arts and Sciences, College of Liberal Arts, International Christian University
Date 2016/06/03
Presentation Theme A Translational Comics Text and its Translation: Maus in Japanese
Conference Rethinking Peace Studies
Promoters Japan ICU Foundation, organized in partnership with International Christian University and Rutgers University
Conference Type International
Presentation Type Speech (General)
Contribution Type Individual
Location International Christian University
Details This paper discusses the translational nature of Maus and then considers some examples of how it is interlingually translated into Japanese. In the process, the hybrid nature of Maus is examined in order to reconsider translational comics texts as a mode of engagement with personal, cultural, and traumatic memory.