Kids

A Short Introduction to Manga by Pretty Much Pop 60 with Professor Deborah Shamoon from the National University of Singapore

1 day ago   |   By Open Culture

060 9-15-20.mp3
One of our goals on Pretty Much Pop: A Culture Podcast has been to look into not just our favorite creators and genres but into things that get a lot of buzz but which we really don't know anything about. Manga is a great example of a "look what these crazy kids are into today" kind of area for many Americans.
Deborah Shamoon, an American who teaches Japanese studies at the National University of Singapore and has loved manga since adolescence, here schools manga noobs Mark Linsenmayer and Brian Hirt-along with Erica Spyres, who also doesn't read manga but at least has a...
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   Kids      Love      Animation      History      Kid      Comics      Cartoons      Podcasts      Pretty Much Pop      Japanese Studies      Manga  


5 best Neo-Noir Movies

Neo-Noir is the best movie dish that I would like to taste as it includes crime, humor, dark wit, twisted plot and classy dialogues. It shows a perception from both ends like... Read more ...

5 best Neo-Noir Movies

Neo-Noir is the best movie dish that I would like to taste as it includes crime, humor, dark wit, twisted plot and classy dialogues. It shows a perception from both ends like... Read more ...

5 best Neo-Noir Movies

Neo-Noir is the best movie dish that I would like to taste as it includes crime, humor, dark wit, twisted plot and classy dialogues. It shows a perception from both ends like... Read more ...

The Marvel Cinematic Universe just found its She-Hulk star

The Marvel Cinematic Universe just found its She-Hulk star

Actress Tatiana Maslany has reportedly been cast to play the title superhero in Marvel's She-Hulk series that will debut on Disney+. Read more ...

Disney+'s ‘She-Hulk' Casts Tatiana Maslany in Lead Role

Disney+'s ‘She-Hulk' Casts Tatiana Maslany in Lead Role

Maslany will star as superhuman lawyer Jennifer Walters. Read more ...

The Best TV Shows & Movies Coming to Hulu and Disney+ in October 2020

The Best TV Shows & Movies Coming to Hulu and Disney+ in October 2020

Since Wonder Woman 1984 isn't coming to theaters in October anymore, you're gonna want to find some new stuff to watch at home. Thankfully, Disney+ and Hulu have a wave of new... Read more ...

Nene Leakes Announces Departure from ‘The Real Housewives of Atlanta'

Nene Leakes Announces Departure from ‘The Real Housewives of Atlanta'

After finding fame on the show in 2008, Leakes is officially calling it quits. Read more ...

The Wolf of Snow Hollow Trailer Has Robert Forster Battling a Werewolf in...

The Wolf of Snow Hollow Trailer Has Robert Forster Battling a Werewolf in His Final Movie

Orion Pictures has released the first trailer for The Wolf of Snow Hollow from filmmaker Jum Cummings. Read more ...

The Best Movies Leaving Hulu in October 2020

The Best Movies Leaving Hulu in October 2020

Every month, a string of new movies and TV shows come to Hulu, and every month, the streaming platform has to let go of a few beloved films to make room for them. So a few more... Read more ...

‘Scream 5' Casting Continues as Film Plans to Start Shooting This Month

‘Scream 5' Casting Continues as Film Plans to Start Shooting This Month

Scream 5 is still assembling its cast, and - surprise, surprise - the horror sequel is gearing up to shoot soon. And I mean very soon, as in this month. Sonia Ammar , a... Read more ...

‘The Father' Trailer: Anthony Hopkins Gets His Wires Crossed

‘The Father' Trailer: Anthony Hopkins Gets His Wires Crossed

The Father earned rave reviews out of the Sundance Film Festival earlier this year, and from all accounts, it seems as if Anthony Hopkins is going to be in contention for... Read more ...

The Matrix 4 Is a Love Story According to Keanu Reeves

The Matrix 4 Is a Love Story According to Keanu Reeves

Keanu Reeves has now revealed a few details regarding The Matrix 4, describing it as a 'love story.' Read more ...

‘The Devil Has a Name' Trailer: The Truth Lies Beneath

‘The Devil Has a Name' Trailer: The Truth Lies Beneath

Have you heard the news? The Devil Has a Name! Or so the title of this new movie claims. Featuring always-welcomed character actor David Strathairn , this film claims to... Read more ...