Yuricon is pleased to announce four special guests who will be joining us for our historic Yuri Revolution event in Tokyo, Japan, on April 16, 2005!
Novelist and essayist Mori Natsuko: Mori-san is a popular writer of science fiction and has contributed essays to “Anise” magazine. Her most recent essays for Yuri Shimai have piqued the interest of fans around the world.
Scholar and lecturer Mizoguchi Akiko: Mizoguchi-san has lectured widely on queer identity and yaoi comics, from a uniquely lesbian persepctive.
Yuri manga artist Tadeno Eriko: Tadeno-san returns as a special guest to a Yuricon event for the second time and we’re thrilled to have her join us once again. Tadeno-san is a well-known yuri managaka, whose collection “WORKS,” was translated into English in 2004 by ALC Publishing.
Yuri manga artist Rica Takashima: Author of Rica ‘tte Kanji!?, Rica Takashima made a name for herself with her involvement in Phryne and Anise magazines, and her collection has just gone into a second edition here in the US. It’s very exciting to have her helping out on this historic occasion!