Nonnonba

Author: Shigeru Mizuki
Publisher: Drawn and Quarterly
ISBN: 9781770460720
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The first English translation of Mizuki's best-loved work NonNonBa is the definitive work by acclaimed Gekiga-ka Shigeru Mizuki, a poetic memoir detailing his interest in yokai (spirit monsters).

Shigeru Mizuki S Hitler

Author: Shigeru Mizuki
Publisher: Drawn and Quarterly
ISBN: 9781770462106
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Text is an English translation of a French text, which was originally published in Japanese; published in French under title Hitler in 2012.

From Comic Strips To Graphic Novels

Author: Daniel Stein
Publisher: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG
ISBN: 3110427729
Size: 10.89 MB
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This essay collection examines the theory and history of graphic narrative as one of the most interesting and versatile forms of storytelling in contemporary media culture.

Comics In French

Author: Laurence Grove
Publisher: Berghahn Books
ISBN: 0857459236
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The early twenty-first-century winners for Best Album and for the Grand Prix were
as follows: 2009 Meilleur Album: Winshluss, Pinocchio (Albi: Les Requins
Marteaux, 2008) Grand Prix: Blutch 2008 Meilleur Album: Shaun Tan, La où vont
nos pères [The Arrival] (Paris: Dargaud, 2007) Grand Prix: Philippe Dupuy and
Charles Berberian 2007 Meilleur Album: Shigeru Mizuki, NonNonBa (Paris:
Cornélius, 2006) Grand Prix: josé Muñoz 2006 Meilleur Album: Gipi, Notes pour
une histoire ...

Onward Towards Our Noble Deaths

Author: Shigeru Mizuki
Publisher: Drawn and Quarterly
ISBN: 9781770460416
Size: 21.44 MB
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Mizuki is the recipient of many awards, including the Best AlbumAward for his book NonNonBa (to be published in 2012 by D+Q) and the Heritage Essential Award for Onward Towards Our Noble Deaths at the Angoulême International Comics ...

Kitaro

Author: Shigeru Mizuki
Publisher: Drawn and Quarterly
ISBN: 9781770461109
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Kitaro is bestselling manga-ka Shigeru Mizuki's most famous creation. The Kitaro series was inspired by a kamishibai, or storycard theater, entitled Kitaro of the Graveyard. Mizuki began work on his interpretation of Kitaro in 1959.

The Book Of Yokai

Author: Michael Dylan Foster
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0520271017
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Although his family was from Sakaiminato, he was actually born in the city of
Osaka, where his father was working, and moved to Sakaiminato with his mother
one month later.64 He has written nostalgically of his childhood in this small port
town, and particularly about an old woman named Nonnonba- (Granny Nonnon)
who looked after him when his parents were busy. According to Mizuki's memoirs
, Nonnonba- was knowledgeable about the yo-kai world, and it was through her
that ...

Spirit Tree

Author: E. Leslie Williams
Publisher: University Press of America
ISBN: 9780761834168
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Komatsu Kazuhiko asserts that Nonnonba lived within the landscape in a means
unlike the way we presently do; she possessed a different "worldview" and was
forever relating her experiences to an invisible dimension of spirits (1994: 66). He
summarizes: "Even though she saw the same landscape and features within it,
she had a vastly different understanding of it than we [presently] do" (1994: 66).
Naturally, her divergent point of perception gave rise to a unique way in which
she ...

The Birth Of Kitaro

Author: Shigeru Mizuki
Publisher: Drawn and Quarterly
ISBN: 9781770462281
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These stories are from the golden era of the late 1960s, when Gegege no Kitaro truly hit its stride as an all-ages supernatural series.

Pandemonium And Parade

Author: Michael Dylan Foster
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 9780520942677
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Michael Dylan Foster tracks yôkai over three centuries, from their appearance in seventeenth-century natural histories to their starring role in twentieth-century popular media.