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Mangaka Ken Akamatsu Discusses Copyright Provisions of Trans-Pacific Partnership

Mangaka Ken Akamatsu Discusses Copyright Provisions of Trans-Pacific Partnership

On Monday, the United States, Japan, and 10 other Pacific Rim nations announced that they have completed negotiations for the multilateral trade agreement known as the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP). The TPP has been described as the largest regional trade accord in history, accounting for nearly 40 percent of global GDP. It now heads toward ratification by each of the participating countries. The New York Times reports that the U.S. Congress is expected to debate on ratification through at lea...

Oct 6, 2015 11:48 PM by arsonal 26 Comments

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Shaft Announces 40th Anniversary Exhibition Tour

Shaft Announces 40th Anniversary Exhibition Tour

Animation studio Shaft has opened a website for an exhibition tour titled Madogatari-ten (Madogatari Exhibition). The studio, founded in 1975, is celebrating its 40th anniversary this year and will take the exhibition to three cities in Japan—Tokyo, Osaka, and Sapporo. Shaft gained fame for the original series Mahou Shoujo Madoka★Magica (2011) and adaptations of Isin Nisio's Monogatari light novels (2009 onward). Its most recent work is Koufuku Graffiti, an adaptation of the manga of the same na...

Jul 3, 2015 6:21 AM by arsonal 34 Comments

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