• A Short Introduction to Manga by Pretty Much Pop 60 with Professor Deborah Shamoon from the National University of Singapore

    13 days ago - By Open Culture

    060 9-15-20.mp3
    One of our goals on Pretty Much Pop: A Culture Podcast has been to look into not just our favorite creators and genres but into things that get a lot of buzz but which we really don't know anything about. Manga is a great example of a "look what these crazy kids are into today" kind of area for many Americans.
    Deborah Shamoon, an American who teaches Japanese studies at the National University of Singapore and has loved manga since adolescence, here schools manga noobs Mark Linsenmayer and Brian Hirt-along with Erica Spyres, who also doesn't read manga but at least has a...
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