Week 8 Questions – Cosplay

Please choose ONE of the following questions and respond to it (using references) in a post tagged under this page.

1. Referring to Mountfort et al. (2018), in what ways is cosplay analogous to citation

2. What does the terms détournement mean and how is it applicable to cosplay?

3. To what extent can narratology, translation and adaptation studies aid us in understanding cosplay ?

4. How do postmodern “superflat structures” relate to cosplay?

5. In what ways can cosplay be understood in terms of notions such as affect, transportation, transubstantiation and mediated fantasy?