Monthly Archives: September 2009

Fumi Yoshinaga’s Oo-oku, part 2

Yesterday I gave an overview of Yoshinaga’s work and some genre definitions. Today I’m going to talk about Oo-oku: the inner chambers, volume 1. The manga won the 2009 Osamu Tezuka Cultural Prize, and the English version is being released … Continue reading

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Fumi Yoshinaga’s Oo-oku, part 1

I bought Oo-oku, by Fumi Yoshinaga, a few weeks ago, and I just had a chance to read it. I’m going to do a brief review of volume 1 (all that’s out in English so far), but before I do … Continue reading

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Back from Dragon*Con

Mostly caught up on the internets I missed, though I admit I just skimmed most of it and triaged the hell out of my RSS feeds. I saw my dad for dinner and drinks Thursday, which was enjoyable, especially the … Continue reading

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Outer Alliance Pride Day post

As a member of the Outer Alliance, I advocate for queer speculative fiction and those who create, publish and support it, whatever their sexual orientation and gender identity. I make sure this is reflected in my actions and my work. … Continue reading

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