Proceedings of the International Conference on Media and Communication Studies (ICOMACS 2018)

Cultural Perception on Anime Fans in Medan City

Authors
Irhazt Angga Denilza, Rahmanita Ginting
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Irhazt Angga Denilza
Available Online October 2018.
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/icomacs-18.2018.26How to use a DOI?
Keywords
cultural perception; cultural studies; otaku; anime fan
Abstract
Anime has become a custom consumed by otaku (anime lovers). Indeed, in the everyday behavior, there is a mixing between anime language and the national language used; it becomes an ideology in life and behavior. So, otaku is a thing that is not separated on the study of cultural communication itself. The purpose of this research is to analyze cultural perception and cultural consumption to otaku in Medan city. The theory used in the research is Cultural Perception, Culture of Media Consumption and Cultural Studies. The method used in this research is descriptive qualitative. The result of the research is otaku in Medan City perceiving their culture according to the values and norms in place although there is mixing with Japanese culture. Level of anime fans are different, there are high, middle and low.
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Proceedings
International Conference on Media and Communication Studies (ICOMACS 2018)
Part of series
Advances in Social Science, Education and Humanities Research
Publication Date
October 2018
ISBN
978-94-6252-553-5
ISSN
2352-5398
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/icomacs-18.2018.26How to use a DOI?
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This is an open access article distributed under the CC BY-NC license.

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