Footnotes in fiction can be great. More common in non-fiction writing, often in academic or medical papers, it’s that scholarly effect that’s mimicked in the copious addendums scattered along the bottom of almost every page of Susanna Clarke’s Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell. 1,150 more words
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Two artists in conversation today about manga in the 70s and 80s. One is Naoki Urasawa, the big-deal artist who drew Monster and 20th Century Boys… 7,974 more words
Now that I’ve consulted my Goodreads, it appears that I did manage to read more than 2 books. That’s a surprising discovery.
I read a total of 7 books (one of them I dropped, and there was one novel that I couldn’t bring myself to finish and stopped at 90%), including 2 poetry collections: 747 more words
This year’s 17th issue of Kodansha’s Morning magazine has announced that Naoki Urasawa and Takashi Nagasaki will resume their Billy Bat thriller manga in the magazine’s next issue, which Kodansha will publish on April 2, 2015. 146 more words