Franklin

Filling the hole in the nuclear future : art and popular culture respond to the bomb / edited by Robert Jacobs.

Publication:
Lanham, Md. : Lexington Books, c2010.
Series:
AsiaWorld.
AsiaWorld
Format/Description:
Book
xiv, 276 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Subjects:
Arts and society -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Arts and society -- Japan -- History -- 20th century.
Art and nuclear warfare -- United States.
Art and nuclear warfare -- Japan.
Popular culture -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Popular culture -- Japan -- History -- 20th century.
Atomic bomb -- Social aspects -- United States.
Atomic bomb -- Social aspects -- Japan.
Contents:
Fetch lights and grocery lists: metaphors and nuclear weapons / John Canaday
Poems from Critical assembly / John Canaday
Robots, A-bombs, and war: cultural meanings of science and technology in Japan around World War Two / Kenji Ito
The day the sun was lost (from the film Taiyo wo Nakushita, Hi / Minoru Maeda
The summer you can't go back to (from the manga Kaerani Natsu) / Naoko Maeda
"The buck stops here": Hiroshima revisionism in the Truman years / Mick Broderick
Godzilla and the bravo shot: who created and killed the monster? / Yuki Tanaka
Thank you Mr. Avedon / Carole Gallagher
Target Earth: the atomic bomb and the whole earth / Robert Jacobs
Nuclear culture / Judy Hiramoto
Nuclear fear 1987-2007: has anything changed? Has everything changed? / Spencer Weart.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Jacobs, Robert A., 1960-
ISBN:
9780739135563 (cloth : alk. paper)
0739135562 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780739135570 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0739135570 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780739135587 (ebk.)
0739135589 (ebk.)
OCLC:
474872458
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