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Terry Pratchett (1948-2015) a brief reminisce by: Phil Jones

March 12, 2015 | By | Reply More
Terry Pratchett (1948-2015) a brief reminisce by: Phil Jones

Terry Pratchett was probably one of the best known fantasy authors in the UK and the world. Mixing pure fantasy tropes with humour, cutting social commentary and some of the most loved and entertaining characters. He created an amazing complex Discworld which readers could get lost in. Writing over 70 books and also collaborating with […]

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Anime: A History by Jonathan Clements (book review).

May 22, 2014 | By | Reply More
Anime: A History by Jonathan Clements (book review).

Japanese animation or anime is a huge successful and very diverse multimedia industry. As Jonathan Clements says himself in ‘Anime: A History’, it is a ‘medium’ rather than a genre. This book is based on Clements PHD doctorate and is a highly detailed discussion on the history of animation, predominately in Japan and its spread […]

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