Nele Noppe

Interview in the university newspaper of the Katholieke Universiteit Leuven

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2005: M.A. in Japanese Studies, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium (thesis on BL manga)

2008-present: Ph. D. student in Japanese Studies, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium



Let's Manga: research and implementation project on the possibilities of manga as learning and research tools

Ph.D project: comparison of Japanese and English-language amateur literature


Translation experience

Dutch translations of the following manga series, all published by Glénat Benelux from 2007 until present:

  • Neon Genesis Evangelion (新世紀エヴァンゲリオン)
  • Fruits Basket (フルーツバスケット)
  • One Piece (ワンピース)
  • Nausicaä of the Valley of Wind (風の谷のナウシカ)
  • Battle Angel Alita (銃夢)
  • 20th Century Boys (20世紀少年)

Dutch translation of the following volumes in the educational manga series "Graphic Classics", all published by Uitgeverij EPO from 2010 until present:

  • Het Kapitaal
  • Oorlog en Vrede

Also, various translations of scholarly articles and papers related to manga.