bOUNTHAVY SUVILAY

Université de Montpellier III (France)

Bounthavy SUVILAY is a PhD candidate in University of Montpellier III. Her research is focused on the transmedial adaptations of narratives (manga, anime, video games, toys) and their transnational circulation. She uses the Dragon Ball IP as a case study of Japanese media mix that is transformed according to different editorial policies over time by French content industries. Her research interests also relate to video games and she is the author of Indie Games: Histoire, artwork, sound design des jeux vidéo indépendants.

Her publications include: 

 

Participation in MUTUAL IMAGES RESEARCH ASSOCIATION events

 

MUTUAL IMAGES 3rd International Workshop (2015):

Japanese Pop Cultures in Europe Today: Economic Challenged, Mediated Notions, Future Opportunities

Participant: 

"The French vhs market of anime (1980-2000)"

 

Publications with Mutual Images Journal

Vol. 2 (Winter 2017):

Japanese Pop Cultures in Europe Today: Economic Challenged, Mediated Notions, Future Opportunities

"The anime vhs home video market in France" (p. 82-109)