How to Use This Site

This website is the online hub for Japanese Cinema in Global Context.

Here you’ll find our schedule for the semester, links to readings and films, course policies and links to resources, discussion board, and so on. The menu in the sidebar includes dropdown pages; to access them, simply hover over one of the page titles, and if there are dropdown elements they will appear.

About: This heading includes a dropdown menu general information about course delivery and the platforms we’ll be using throughout the term. It also has information about me and, in particular, my office hours and various ways to contact me.

Schedule: This page has a comprehensive schedule of topics, readings, and screenings. It also has a table of deadlines and due dates. You can access course readings and (some) screenings here.

Discussion Board: This page hosts our course discussion board. In the interest of maintaining privacy in our conversations, you MUST be a registered user to access it. Please use your email address when registering.

Policies: This heading includes a dropdown menu for specific course policies relating to participation guidelines, disability accommodations, academic honesty, and so on.

Assignments: This page includes a list of course assignments, with relative weights, and it has a link to the Assignments page on Collab

Resources: This heading includes a dropdown menu for links to academic/wellness resources available to you as a UVA student, resources for researching Japanese film and media, and some ideas of where to find Japanese film and media to watch online.