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Roger Dahl's Comic Japan: Best of Zero Gravity Cartoons from the Japan Times-The Lighter Side of Tokyo Life

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Dahl, Roger (Author)
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Publication Date: 10 March 2015
Roger Dahl's Zero Gravity cartoon strip has been a popular feature of Japan's leading English-language daily newspaper, The Japan Times, since 1991.

Now, for the first time, Roger Dahl's Comic Japan brings together the best of Zero Gravity in book form. Offering a Western artist's take on Japan, the strip stars Larry and Lily, a young American couple working as English teachers in Tokyo. Larry and Lily never manage to fully integrate into Japanese society, and Zero Gravity takes a whimsical approach to the meeting of cultures as well as the quirky dynamics of changing relationships between generations and subgroups within Japan. Besides Larry and Lily, Zero Gravity features their close friends, the Koyama family, whose three very different generations encounter plenty of misunderstandings of their own

This anthology contains eight chapters featuring the best selection of strips from Larry and Lily's life in Japan. Each chapter opens with a brief passage about its theme, and a 3-page illustrated introduction provides information about Dahl, his career, and his inspiration for Zero Gravity.

Graphic novels and comic books have experienced explosive growth in recent years, and Roger Dahl's Comic Japan offers humorous cross-cultural observations that will delight visitors to Japan and armchair travelers alike.

Product Details

ISBN-10: 4805313374

ISBN-13: 9784805313374

Publisher: Tuttle Publishing       

Language: English

Age Range: NA - NA years

Grade Level: NA - NA

Paperback: 168 Pages

Product Dimension (L x W x H): 20.07 x 21.34 x 1.27 CM

Shipping Weight: 0.41 Kg

Periplus Bestseller Rank:
#1,272 in Books
#10 in Books » Entertainment & Humor » Humor
#31 in Books » Comic & Graphic Novel
#19 in Books » Travel » Asia

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1 customer reviews  Between 4−5 stars rating,  27 January 2015
Dahl is great at digging into the small details
By: Library Journal

Dahl is great at digging into the small details and differences that only real experience illuminates, like the dangers of spreading foot fungus through wearing a host’s slippers and the etiquette surrounding sneezing. He especially shines in the strips detailing the problems of navigating the Japanese workplace.

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