Contents Tourism 2018

This is the class homepage for my MA class コンテンツスーリズム:ポップカルチャーが誘導する旅 (Contents tourism: Travel induced by popular culture). The course is taught in a mixture of English and Japanese.

Homework for Week 2

Read and prepare pages 1-40 of 増淵 敏之「物語を旅するひとびと―コンテンツ・ツーリズムとは何か」. We will discuss this next week.

Week 1: Introduction

Read and discuss Sue Beeton, Takayoshi Yamamura and Philip Seaton (2013), ‘The mediatisation of culture: Japanese contents tourism and popular culture.’


Syllabus (English): 530621-日本社会研究1Eng

In addition to the recommended reading, see also the International Journal of Contents Tourism