By: Peggy Sue Wood | @peggyseditorial Hey, it’s Transgender Awareness Week! Hourou Musuko, also called Wandering Son, is about the transgender and transexual experience. The work follows Shuuichi Nitori and Yoshino Takatsuki as they attempt to discover their true selves. Both feel as though they were born into the wrong body, Shuuichi stuck as a male and Yoshino stuck as a female. The two face the struggle … Continue reading Hourou Musuko: “I am a Girl”
3:20 PM – 4:20 PM (PDT) | Channel 3 | Friday 3 July 2020 Panel: Description: TOKYOPOP presents our LOVE x LOVE imprint, which seeks to normalize LGBTQ+ romance alongside traditional heterosexual romance manga. Introducing fans to yaoi, yuri, shoujo and true LGBTQ+ stories, we also hope to open a discussion about queer stories in manga, and get feedback from fans about what they want to see … Continue reading Anime Expo Lite (Anime Expo 2020) – LOVE x LOVE: All-Inclusive Romance From TOKYOPOP
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2:10 PM – 2:55 PM (PDT) | Channel 2 | Friday 3 July 2020 Panel Description: TOKYOPOP has been bringing manga to the world for over twenty years. With titles for kids, teens, adults, and ongoing initiatives to highlight LGBTQ+ stories and titles by women and people of color, our core belief is that manga is for everyone! Manga That Matters This panel was recorded in … Continue reading Anime Expo Lite (Anime Expo 2020) – Manga for Everyone from TOKYOPOP
Review: Hanayome wa Motodanshi MAL Summary: “Chii and her husband are like any other happily married couple, except for one thing: Chii was assigned male at birth. Chii details her autobiographical account of growing up with gender dysphoria and ultimately deciding to transition in her early adult years. Shortly after Chii starts transitioning, she meets a man who is instantly enamored by her, and although … Continue reading Hanayome wa Motodanshi.