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Taking Up the Cudgels (for Manga) Part 1

Manga are often discredited and it is said that they are only for children. Even as a teenager, people often looked at me strangely when I said that I read manga. 1,561 more words


Appreciate the Best of Boston

Thanksgiving brings together old friends and new, to celebrate over delicious food. We’re grateful for old friends, who have been our restaurant partners since the beginning, and our new friends, who have recently joined us to bring you better hospitality.  362 more words


Anime Review: Fruits Basket

Accessing and watching anime has gotten a whole lot easier thanks to streaming services like Netflix, Hulu, Amazon Prime, and many others. When the mood struck to watch anime one evening, I browsed the selection of anime on Hulu and found all episodes of… 1,210 more words


News: Talk on shojo manga in Foyles of London on December 14th

There will be a talk on shojo manga at Foyles bookstore on December 14th from 6:30pm–8:00pm, hosted by The Japan Foundation and featuring sixties shojo manga bastion Eiko Hanamura.  247 more words


Beautiful manga-style festival poster is drawn by the person you would least expect

This lovely and feminine poster was made for the Sakura Jidai Festival, also known as the Festival of the Ages. While it is certainly beautiful, it’s garnering attention online because it was… 323 more words


Snow White with the Red Hair: A New Standard for Shojo Romance

By Candace Solomon

This is not a completely spoiler-free review! You’ve been warned!

A lot of anime fans make the mistake of identifying terms like… 2,372 more words


Study-bug and Energetic Puppy!

No this blog post isn’t really about an insect and an animal!

However, it IS about the manga series I finally finished reading, titled

Tonari No Kaibutsu Kun! 294 more words