750 summary essay about an anime

  1. I need you to watch anime (a Japanese cartoon) such as Death Note which is on Netflix for me and follow the instructions below
  2. up a short summary and analysis of your film or series and email it to me. (Approx 750 words.)

Themes you may want to discuss include:

  • gender roles
  • aspects of odorlessness or mukokuseki (statelessness)
  • aspects of Japaneseness
  • mono no aware (passing of things)
  • themes of nature
  • themes of technology or alienation
  • ningen kankei (human relationships)