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  • Hanzai Japan: From Crime Fiction to Surreal Noir

    Hanzai Japan: From Crime Fiction to Surreal Noir0

    • October 14, 2015

    Hanzai Japan: Fantastical, Futuristic Stories of Crime From and About Japan Edited by Nick Mamatas and Masumi Washington Haikasoru October 20, 2015 Haikasoru bills this as a collection of crime fiction from and about Japan, and as such, my initial response was mixed. Crime fiction usually is not on my list of preferred genres, but

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  • One Size Does Not Fit All: Choose Your Own Organization

    One Size Does Not Fit All: Choose Your Own Organization0

    When people think of organization, they tend to think one of two things: A.) I must clean my room/apartment/house stat! Or B.) I have this massive project, I need to break it up into smaller chunks!

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  • Wayward’s Rori Lane: An Introduction to Liminality

    Wayward’s Rori Lane: An Introduction to Liminality0

    Liminality: a concept elaborated on by Victor Turner to represent the state of being betwixt and between, especially social or physical states; for example, not a child but not yet considered an adult. Wayward is a comic via Image, set in modern Japan and intended for older readers, that explores the danger of the supernatural

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