The Comics Journal
Cartoonists -- Comic books strips etc., Japanese literature, Cartoonists -- Japan -- Biography, Graphic novels
What follows is a pair of recent tributes Natsume Fusanosuke wrote for Japanese newspapers, concerning the pioneering cartoonists Saitō Takao and Shirato Sanpei, who died, respectively, on September 24, 2021, and October 8, 2021. The two articles are here presented in English for the first time.
Translated by Jon Holt & Teppei Fukuda
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Fusanosuke, Natsume; Holt, Jon; and Fukuda, Teppei. (2021). Remembering Two Titans of Manga: Shirato Sanpei and Saitō Takao, The Comics Journal.