Wait, Erica is a grandmother?

September 14, 2009

Last week’s blessed arrival got me thinking of the subject of publisher-hopping, manga rescues, and the dark realm of licensing limbo. This week’s Flipped is a (by no means comprehensive) survey of the phenomena.

Who will buy…

September 14, 2009

This has been a topic of conversation in the manga-oriented corner of Twitter lately, so I thought I’d run a poll. Note that I said “buy” instead of “read” in the poll’s title.

Also on the subject of classics, or maybe not, if you’re looking for a meaty read on the subject as it relates to the possibilities and perils of establishing a manga canon, click right over to this piece by Kate Dacey at The Manga Critic.