Art Scene: The Art of Anime and Manga, 1st Edition

  • Tom Streissguth
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  • ISBN-10: 1682825809
  • ISBN-13: 9781682825808
  • DDC: 741.5
  • Grade Level Range: 6th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 80 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2020 | Published/Released August 2019
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2020

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Japan's anime (animated films) and manga (illustrated books) have gained millions of loyal fans all over the world. The roots of these industries lay in the country’s long tradition of storytelling in pictures. This book discusses what today’s artists are doing, how they attract a following, and what they are saying through their artwork.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Other Frontmatter.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Introduction: A Weird and Wonderful World.
1: Stories in Pictures.
2: Major Manga and Anime Artists.
3: The Scene in Japan.
4: Manga and Anime Storm the Planet.
Source Notes.
For Further Research.
Picture Credits.
About the Author.