Seán HUDSON

Kyushu University (Japan)

Seán HUDSON is a PhD candidate at Kyushu University, Fukuoka expected to graduate in September 2018. He is interested in Japanese cinema, especially insofar as it connects with cultural politics at domestic and international levels. His thesis was on Japanese popular cinemas that reached global popularity at the turn of the millennium, namely horror films and Studio Ghibli films.

 

Participation in MUTUAL IMAGES RESEARCH ASSOCIATION events

MUTUAL IMAGES 5th International Workshop (2017):

Japan and Asia: Representations of Selfness and Otherness

Participant: 

"The Erasure of Asia in Japanese Popular Cinema"

Publications with Mutual Images Journal

Vol. 4 (Spring 2018):

Japan and Asia: Representations of Selfness and Otherness

"Spaces of Sympathy: The Role of Asia in Contemporary Japanese Popular Cinema" (p. 62-75)