Addresses our experience with anime and the Japanese pop phenomenon, covering everything from Hayao Miyazaki's epics, the burgeoning world of hentai, or violent pornographic anime, and Puffy Amiyumi, and more. This book highlights the shared conflicts as American and Japanese pop cultures dramatically intersect.
On the face of it, Jabbour Douaihy’s June Rain doesn’t look like a mystery novel. We generally know who’s at fault in the novel’s main crime, a shoot-out in a village church. But because it was... [ Read full review ]