Posts tagged "manga"
McKinsey in My Manga

McKinsey in My Manga

Any lingering doubts I may have had about whether popular graphic media such as anime and manga (comics) could be accepted alongside more “serious” means of delivering socio-economic analysis were dispelled when this landed in my inbox: I am a digital cat: A Japanese future. It is a short message about the challenges facing Japanese...
Clearing the Way

Clearing the Way

I have almost worked my way through the last manga and anime that had been in my reading/watching queue, before clearing the desk to focus on a project I’ve been planning for some time. I read the manga version of Welcome to the N.H.K., originally written as a novel by Tasuhiko Takimoto, which explores hikkikomori,...
Update and Restart

Update and Restart

This is it. Today’s the day. To those who have been nagging the last few months about not letting this and other projects die on the vine: you’re the best. The blog is back. Some may remember that when I started writing I had recently found myself out of work and was gearing up for...