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  • (Cos)playing Culture: Reimagining the Kimono in Modern-Day Kyoto 

    Ragalye, Rachael (2012-05-10)
    “The kimono is said to be dying,” reported American anthropologist Liza Dalby in the opening of her book Kimono: fashioning culture, “to be utterly too cumbersome for modern life, to be as elegantly anachronistic as the ...
  • No, Really: What is Cosplay? 

    Nesic, Natasha (2013-05-03)
    In cosplay, one dresses up as a fictional character among fellow sci-fi/fantasy enthusiasts. This study examines the socio-physical experience of cosplay as a stylized self-performance of identity—as opposed to the popular ...