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I’m a big fan of anime (among other things). In fact, I wrote a Master’s thesis at York University on anime, fan culture, and cyborg theory. I’ve also written about it elsewhere:

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  1. Hi Madeline
    I am reading vN and really liking it enormously – I should explain: I come from a rather different generation and have been reading SF for 50+ years (Shock,horror – old)
    However , I should also point out that the reason I am reading at all at present is because I am on holidays from Limerick School of Art & Design where I am a 1st year student soon to have to make up my mind about painting or printmaking.

    May I come back to you when I have finished the book to talk more?

    Frank Rafter

    ps -just finished ‘Blue Remembered Earth’ by Alastair Reynolds( have read all by him)

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    ...is a science fiction writer, strategic foresight consultant, anime fan, and immigrant. She is represented by Anne McDermid & Associates, and IAM Sports & Entertainment. She has been a guest on TVO's The Agenda multiple times. Her novels are published by Angry Robot Books. Her fiction has appeared in Nature, FLURB, Tesseracts, Imaginarium, and Escape Pod. Her essays and criticism have appeared at BoingBoing, io9, WorldChanging, Creators Project, Arcfinity, and Tor.com.
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