Transforming the Japanese Comic Tradition

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The experimental comic books of SEIICHI HAYASHI are being discovered by a new generation in the West. ZOË TAYLOR explains how his approach transformed a tradition of image-making
Original languageEnglish
Number of pages2
Specialist publicationVaroom
PublisherAssociation of Illustrators (AOI)
Publication statusPublished - 1 Sep 2014


  • comics
  • graphic novels
  • manga
  • girls' culture
  • Moto Hagio
  • Matt Thorn
  • Japan
  • Year 24 Group
  • experimental
  • psychological

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