Mike wonders aloud which anime would be a good fit for the prestigious Criterion Collection.
Mechademia 3: Limits of the HumanNov 5th 2008
Frenchy Lunning, editor
University of Minnesota Press | 296 pages | 2008
ISBN 978-0-8166-5482-6 | paperback| $19.95
Exploring the possibilities and perils of a posthuman future through visionary works of Japanese anime and manga.
Contributors: William L. Benzon, Lawrence Bird, Christopher Bolton, Steven T. Brown, Joshua Paul Dale, Michael Dylan Foster, Crispin Freeman, Marc Hairston, Paul Jackson, Thomas LaMarre, Antonia Levi, Margherita Long, Laura Miller, Hajime Nakatani, Susan Napier, Natsume Fusanosuke, Sharalyn Orbaugh, Ôtsuka Eiji, Adèle-Elise Prévost and MUSEbasement; Teri Silvio, Takayuki Tatsumi, Mark C. Taylor, Theresa Winge, Cary Wolfe, Wendy Siuyi Wong, and Yomota Inuhiko.
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