Yuricon announces four Special Guests for the Yuri Revolution Event in Tokyo!
- February 27, 2005--New York, New York
Yuricon, a celebration of yuri and shoujoai in anime and manga, is
pleased to announce special guests who will be joining us for our
historic Yuri Revolution event in Tokyo, Japan, on April 16, 2005!
Novelist and essayist Mori Natsuko - Mori-san is a popular writer of
science fiction and had contributed essays to "Anise" magazine. Her
most recent essays for "Yuri Shimai," Japan's most recent all-yuri
manga magazine have piqued the interest of fans around the world.
Scholar and lecturer Mizoguchi Akiko - Mizoguchi-san has lectured
widely on queer identity and yaoi comics, from a uniquely lesbian
Yuri manga artist Tadeno Eriko - Tadeno-san returns as a special guest
to a Yuricon event for the second time and we're thrilled to have her
join us once again. Tadeno-san is a well-known yuri mangaka, whose
collection "WORKS," was translated into English in 2004 by ALC
Yuri manga artist Rica Takashima - Author of the collection "Rica 'tte
Kanji!?" Rica Takashima has made a name for herself with her
involvement in "Phryne" and "Anise" magazines, and her collection has
just gone into a second edition here in the US. It's very exciting to
have her helping out on this historic occasion!
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our Events page at http://www.yuricon.org/events/ or join the Yuri
Revolution mailing list at http://groups.yahoo.com/group/
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