Re: [Yuricon] OT: Anime inspires fashion
- Two people whose names I lost...
> >I twitch just hearing "Aeon Flux" and "anime" in the same sentence,That's certainly what it means in Japanese, but that's not what it means
> >personally. ;p
> >I know alot of people feel that way, but "anime" really just means
> >"animation" or, at least, it originally did, before it became the name for >a
> >specific style in and of itself.
in English. We already have a word for that ("animation"). If we use it
for everything remotely influenced by (Japanese) anime, it becomes
> That's a really good point. Particularly now, animators on both sides ofAmen!
> the Pacific seem to influence each other. I only wish we would get some
> more yuri influence Stateside. The last American cartoon I can remember
> with a lot of femme-slash potential was Jem. Kimber and Stormer were so
> cute when they made that album together. (And I'm such a geek for
> remembering it!) :P
Clarissa Cates-Smith Ryan