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140.398, Spring 2020

Frumer, Yulia, Spring 2020
Eisenhower Reserves
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Robert Stolz. 2014 .

Stolz, Robert, 1970-

note: One. Decade of Leaks -- Two. Pollution and Peasants at the Limits of Liberalism -- Three. Nature over Nation Tanaka Shozo's Environmental Turn -- Four. Natural Democracy -- Five. Original Green Company Snow Brand Dairy.
Gregory Clancey. 2006 .

Clancey, Gregory K.,

Reaching from the Meiji Restoration to the Great Kantō Earthquake of 1923, Clancy's innovative study not only moves earthquakes nearer to the centre of modern Japanese history but also shows how fundamentally Japan shaped the global art science, and culture of natural disaster.
Kindai Eiga Kyōkai, Gekidan "Mingei" kyōdō sakuhin ; seikasu, Yoshimura Kōzaburō ;… 1952 .

  • 原爆の子:Children of Hiroshima = 原子弹爆炸下的儿童
  • 近代映画協会, 劇團"民芸"協同作品 ; 製作, 吉村公三郎 ; 脚本, 監督, 新藤兼人
The film focuses squarely on the devastation of Hiroshima city by the A-bomb, depicting the people dealing with the aftermath, including a dying girl praying for the humanity's peace and a shoeshine boy working hard for his poor surviving family members. The screenplay was based…
5. Godzilla Video/Film , DVD in Japanese , English
Toho Productions. 2012 .

Gojira: A prehistoric monster ravages metropolitan Tokyo. Scientists suspect that H-bomb tests awakened it from a two-million year sleep. They try to develop techniques to stop the monster.
6. Godzilla vs. Hedorah Video/Film , DVD in English
a Toho Co., Ltd. Production ; producer, Tomoyuki Tanaka ; screenplay by Kaoru Mabuchi &… 2004 .

From Earth's pollution a new monster is spawned. Hedorah, the smog monster, destroys Japan and fights Godzilla while spewing his poisonous gas to further the damage.
7. Godzilla vs. Mechagodzilla Video/Film , DVD in English
a Toho Co., Ltd., presentation of a Toho Eizo Co., Ltd. Production ; producer, Tomoyuki… 2004 .

Aliens intend to take over the planet and just in case Godzilla tries to interfere, have built a mechanical version of him to put an end to his interference. The Earth humans summon the legendary King Seesar to assist Godzilla in the battle.
8. Grave of the fireflies: Hotaru no haka Video/Film , DVD in Japanese , English
kikaku seisaku Satō Ryōichi ; gensaku Nosaka Akiyuki ; kyakuhon kantoku Takahata Isao. 1988 .

Two orphans in war-time Kobe, Japan, face fire-bombs, hunger, homelessness, and despair as the war and their lives come to an end.
9. Japan at nature's edge: the environmental context of a global power Book , Print , Conference in English , Japanese
edited by Ian Jared Miller, Julia Adeney Thomas, and Brett L. Walker. 2013 .

Writing Japan at Nature's Edge: The Promises and Perils of Environmental History / Ian Jared Miller -- pt. I OCEANS AND EMPIRES -- 1. Pelagic Empire: Reconsidering Japanese Expansion / William M. Tsutsui…
edited by Ian Jared Miller, Julia Adeney Thomas, and Brett L. Walker. 2013 .

Writing Japan at nature's edge / Ian Jared Miller -- The pelagic empire / William M. Tsutsui -- From meat to machine oil / Jakobina Arch -- Fisheries build up the nation / Micah Muscolino -- Talking sulfur dioxide / Takehiro Watanabe -- Constructing nature / Philip C. Brown…
11. The Lost Wolves of Japan Book , Online in English
Brett L. Walker ; foreword by William Cronon. 2005 .

Walker, Brett L., 1967-

Zakka Films; produced by Higashi Productions ... [et al.] ; directed by Noriaki… 1971 .

  • 水俣:患者さんとその世界 = Minamata : the victims and their world
  • Zakka Films ; produced by Higashi Productions ... [et al.] ; directed by Noriaki Tsuchimoto
Documentary film on toxic pollution in Minamata, Japan caused by the fertilizer company Chisso, which was responsible for releasing mercury-polluted industrial waste water into Minamata Bay and out to the Sea of Shiranu -- a happening that would eventually develop into the worst…
13. Nausicaä of the valley of the wind Video/Film , DVD in English , Japanese
written and directed by Hayao Miyazaki. 1986 .

The epic coming-of-age tale of Nausicaa, a compassionate princess warrior striving to negotiate peace between kingdoms battling over the last of the planet's precious natural resources.
14. Nihon chinbotsu: Sinking of Japan Video/Film , DVD in Japanese
TBS Pictures ; directed by Shinji Higuchi. 2006 .

  • 日本沈没:Sinking of Japan
  • TBS Pictures ; directed by Shinji Higuchi
"In the aftermath of a major earthquake, a young girl and the captain of a submarine are rescued. It transpires the earthquake is a minor precursor to far greater devastation with the scientific community predicting that Japan will sink without trace in less than a year. As…
edited by Dick van Lente. 2012 .

ch. 1 Introduction: A Transnational History of Popular Images and Narratives of Nuclear Technologies in the First Two Postwar Decades / Dick van Lente -- ch. 2 Shaping the Soviet Experience of the Atomic Age: Nuclear Topics in Ogonyok, 1945-1965 / Sonja D. Schmid…
17. Princess Mononoke Video/Film , DVD in Japanese
a Miramax Films release ; Tokuma Shoten Nippon Television Network ; Dentsu & Studio… 1997 .

A young warrior searching for a cure for a deadly curse becomes entangled in a battle between a clan of humans and the forest's animal gods.
Aya Hirata Kimura. 2016 .

Kimura, Aya Hirata, 1974-

Following the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant disaster in 2011 many concerned citizens--particularly mothers--were unconvinced by the Japanese government's assurances that the country's food supply was safe. They took matters into their own hands, collecting their own…
David W. Edgington. 2010 .

Edgington, David W.

"Six thousand people died and hundreds of thousands lost their homes when an earthquake hit Kobe in January 1995. The Hanshin Earthquake was the largest disaster to affect postwar Japan and one of the most destructive postwar natural disasters to strike a developed country.…
20. Souls of Zen: Buddhism, ancestors, and the 2011 Tsunami in Japan Video/Film , DVD in English , Japanese
m&r Kreativ presents ; a film by Tim Graf & Jakob Montrasio ; produced by Tim Graf &… 2012 .

"Follows Buddhist priests through the aftermath of the earthquake and tsunami that killed nearly 20,000 people in Japan in March 2011"--Insert.
21. South Park Video/Film , DVD in English
Comedy Central ; created by Trey Parker, Matt Stone ; directed by Trey Parker. 2011 .

Follows four irreverent grade-school kids in the town of South Park, Colorado.
22. Three films by Hiroshi Teshigahara Video/Film , DVD in Japanese
Janus Films ; Toho ; Sogetsu Foundation. 2007 .

Pitfall: When a miner leaves his employer and treks out with his young son to become a migrant worker, he finds himself moving from one eerie landscape to another, intermittently followed (and photographed) by an enigmatic man in a clean, white suit, and eventually coming…
23. Tokyo magnitude 8.0 Video/Film , DVD in Japanese , English
Masaki Tachibana, director ; Noriko Ozaki, Yuichiro Matsuka, producers ; produced by… 2013 .

The devastation is unleashed in the span of seconds. Yielding to centuries of unrelenting pressure, an ancient rift in the Earth gives way and a force equivalent to over a thousand atomic bombs erupts beneath the feet of the citizens of the world's largest mega cities! For the…
24. Troubled natures: waste, environment, Japan Book , Online in English
Peter Wynn Kirby. 2011 .

Kirby, Peter Wynn, 1968-

Introduction : Japan's waste shadow -- Perils of proximity : an invisible scourge -- Mediated anxieties -- The cult(ures) of Japanese nature -- Tokyo's vermin menace -- Pure obsession : pollution, outcasts, and exclusion -- Growth, sex, fertility, and decline…
25. The wind rises Video/Film , DVD in English , Japanese
Touchstone Pictures ; Studio Ghibli, Nippon Television Network, Dentsu, Hakuhodo DYMP,… 2013 .

Jiro dreams of flying and designing beautiful airplanes, inspired by the famous Italian aeronautical designer Caproni. Nearsighted from a young age and unable to be a pilot, Jiro joins a major Japanese engineering company in 1927 and becomes one of the world's most innovative and…