Michael k bourdaghss compellingly readable sayonara amerika sayonara nippon imaginatively conceives an original account of how japan in the postwar and cold war years broke with a historical narrative centered on the united states military occupation and japans subsequent confinement within the american imperium to enter the actual world . From the beginning of the american occupation in 1945 to the post bubble period of the early 1990s popular music provided japanese listeners with a much needed release channeling their desires fears and frustrations into a pleasurable and fluid art pop music allowed japanese artists and audiences to assume various identities reflecting the countrys uncomfortable position under american . Sayonara amerika sayonara nippon a geopolitical prehistory of j pop 2012 bourdaghs persuasively shows how japan through the production of diverse forms of popular music and the formation of its audiences engaged a genuinely global geopolitical aesthetics shaping it and being shaped by it that successfully left behind the narrow . Sayonara amerika sayonara nippon book read 4 reviews from the worlds largest community for readers from the beginning of the american occupation in 1. Sayonara amerika sayonara nippon a geopolitical prehistory of j pop michael k bourdaghs bourdaghs michael k author
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