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BOOK REVIEW: "Showa: A History of Japan 1926-1939"

  • By Charles Solomon
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  • April 2, 2014 12:45 PM
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In his intriguing and ambitious manga “Showa: A History of Japan 1926-1939” Shigeru Mizuki skillfully interweaves autobiography with national and international events, offering compelling reading for anyone interested in manga as a form of artistic and political expression—and in the current political conflicts in East Asia.
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Artist Profile: Takehiko Inoue

  • By Charles Solomon
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  • April 6, 2013 12:01 AM
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I wouldn't want to try to pick the top draftsman working in animation today, but I have no qualms about saying Takehiko Inoue eclipses everyone else currently drawing manga and graphic novels.

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