This month we're celebrating Pride Month by talking about the wide breadth of LGBT manga available in English and otherwise, and how the genre has diversified over time.
Also, in support of the current protests and BLM efforts, please consider supporting some of these important causes:
• Community bail fund directory
• list of petitions to sign to reopen dropped cases
• Sylvia Rivera Law Project for low income immigrants and poc
• Resources for Human Development Morris Home Project (provides services specifically for trans people in Philadelphia)
• The Okra Project Nina Pop Mental Health Fund for Black people of trans experience
• Your local BLM chapter!
• Justice for Elijah McClain
• BLM carrd
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This month, join us as we explore the many genres and styles of music manga! From rock and roll, to smooth jazz, to concert piano, music has been captured and shared in manga for decades--to varying degrees of popularity and success. How exactly is an audial art captured in illustration? How...
This month we're joined by two very special guests: Matt from Star Fruit Books, and Emuh from Glacier Bay Books, as we spotlight the small press publishers in the manga community. We talk about their exciting releases, under-represented indie artists, and the nitty-gritty realities of...
This month we look at one of Ray and Gee's favourite ongoing manga, Yona of the Dawn! Following the adventures of a young princess, her bodyguard and the four dragon warriors fated to help her, she is on a journey of growth and self-actualisation after she's ousted from the throne by her cousin....