Mini A-Kon VI, the aftermath

Mini A-Kon VI, the aftermath

We all hope you enjoyed yourself at Mini A-Kon VI. We did.   Mini A-Kon VI January 26, 2013 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm North Branch Library 3020 North Locust Street Denton,TX 76209 Anime lovers, it is that time again. The North Branch of the Denton Public...

Review of Art Spiegelman’s “MetaMaus”

Spiegelman, Art.  MetaMaus: A Look inside a Modern Classic, Maus.  New York: Pantheon Books, 2011.  301 pp.  $35.00.  Hardback.  ISBN 978-0-375-42394-9.  With MetaMaus: The Complete Maus Files.  DVD. Reader Warning: This volume is not for the faint of heart. ...

Review of Kim Stanley Robinson’s 2312

Robinson, Kim Stanley.  2312.  New York: Orbit, 2012.  ix, 561 pp.  $25.99.  Hardback.  ISBN 978-0-316-09812-0. Robinson, already famous for his Mars and Environment Trilogies, tackles the questions of returning to a degraded environment on Earth after the human...

Anime Primer: Chihayafuru

“Naniwazuni Sakuyakonohana Fuyugomori Imawoharubeto Sakuyakonohana…” Stillness and silence but for the recital of the first half of an 800-year old poem intoned in a sing-song chant. An explosion of movement, and then all is still once again, until the next verse is...