May 2004
Literary Cavalcade;May2004, Vol. 56 Issue 8, p20
This article focuses on the Japanese graphic novel manga. While a lot of manga deal with fantasy and adventure stories, Japanese writers also use the genre to write about history, romance, politics, and just about any other subject one can think of. The Japanese have been reading comic-illustrated stories for hundreds of years, and it is not uncommon today to see commuters reading a manga on the Tokyo subway.


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