JPNS 3871 - Horror and the Macabre in Japanese Literature, Film, Culture uri icon



  • Explores Japanese horror texts from both the pre-modern and modern eras in a variety of genres, including the monogatari, kaidan, kabuki, contemporary horror fiction, film and anime. Texts will be considered in historical and cultural context with attention being given to interactions with and within popular culture. Taught in English.


  • Brown, Janice  
    Primary Instructor - Fall 2018 / Spring 2020 / Fall 2020 / Spring 2022 / Spring 2023 / Spring 2024