Catering for female desire in Japans creative Industries

Catering for female desire in Japans creative Industries

Zoe BurgessConference Room 3

A look at how Japan has created a market that caters to exploring female desire. Whether it be through Yaoi (a form of gay pornographic manga) to to male idol factories that churns out handsome boy bands for your pleasure. A look at the history of Japanese erotica with a focus on female audiences and also in the growth or areas such as the "maiden mile" in Ikebukuro where you have female only shops that sell erotic anime, manga, video games and art. promote discussion on how western audience consume and understand this Japanese style of erotica.

Tue 12:58 pm - 12:00 am