Tag Archive | comic books

National Comic Book Day!

September 25th is National Comic Book Day!  It’s a great opportunity for us to bring the 2,000 comic books in the Prange Collection to your attention.  They have all been digitized and are available in the Prange Digital Children’s Book Collection (please note that due to copyright restrictions, full-text access is limited to the University […]

Featured Publication: Sugiura Shigeru’s Last of the Mohicans

Ryan Holmberg, 20th Century Japan Research Award Recipient (2011-2012), translated and wrote the introduction to Sugiura Shigeru’s Last of the Mohicans, published in 1974. In his Research Award report, Holmberg wrote, “‘Sugiura Shigeru and His Mohicans’ describes how this artist’s encounter with ‘ten-cent’ comics after the war overhauled his practice in manifold ways, focusing on […]