Posts Tagged ‘Yoshitoshi Abe’

Manga 2.0: Yoshitoshi ABe’s Digital Dojinshi by Jason Thompson

Posted by on May 18th, 2010 at 9:00 AM
Jason Thompson, author of Manga: The Complete Guide, reviews both Yoshitoshi ABe's I am an Alien. I have a Question., and the mode of delivery, as it's only available in the U.S. via the iPhone and the Kindle; "As the traditional publisher-centric, print-oriented model of manga dries up, artists like ABe may be the ones best positioned to stay on their feet."

Manga, Anime and Trans-cultural Censorship

Posted by on March 23rd, 2010 at 12:01 AM
The sentencing last month of American Chris Handley for possession of 'obscene manga' in Iowa and this month's proposal by the Tokyo Govt. to censor 'virtual porn' (read: manga and anime) in Japan have too much in common for comfort.