What Is Obscenity? (PDF)
Rokudenashiko Æ 9 Summary
What Is Obscenity? characters î 9 Ulva moulds or Decoman a portmanteau of decorated and manko slang for vagina Distributing a 3D scan of her genitalia to crowdfunding supporters led to her arrest for alleged violation of Japanese obscenity laws. This book is amazing I loved the illustration style and importantly the message and portrayal of the artist s experience I was really surprised by the end of the book as well and would love to read about her experience I will be recommending this highlyreview What Is Obscenity?
What Is Obscenity? characters î 9 Ciety where one can be censored pixelated and punished Rokudenashiko asks what makes pussy so problematicRokudenashiko “good for nothing girl” is a Japanese artist She is known for her series of decorated v. japan and korea my home country is one of the most sexist countries among the developed world However many western manga comics anime fans seem to accept the misogyny as cultural difference in this great graphic nonfictionmemoir rokudenashiko shows how repressed japan is in all social situations including sex and lawpolice enforcement without being too serious or skewed
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What Is Obscenity? characters î 9 A graphic memoir of a good for nothing Japanese artist who has been jailed twice for so called acts of obscenity and the distribution of pornographic materials yet continues to champion the art of pussy In a so. This is a cheerful and curious book It is inspiring in a dark time What is Obscenity is an autobiographical account of a Japanese artist running afoul of obscenity laws Rokudenashiko was abruptly arrested and jailed for the offense of making available 3d digital scans of her genitalia Public pressure secured her releaseI wrote an account but this is actually several The first section treats the author s jail time which is genuinely disturbing and also funny The second reflects back on how she came to be such an artist Several inserted small sections include an interview with a film director a fantasy retelling of the censorship story and many two page background sketchesAs a free speech advocate I approved of Rokudenashiko s struggle of course We actually don t answer the titular uestion as the reasons for shunning depictions of female genitals aren t ultimately revealed her prosecutors are mostly figures of fun and danger rather than people making cultural argumentsOverall the book was brisk and entertaining issuing a theme I support Unfortunately it repeats itself a great deal partly because it seems to have originally appeared in serial form and because of its treatment of the same ground in two different ways Some parts are weirdly understated like the author s marriage and divorce which take up a handful of frames not even pagesI haven t been reading graphic novels for too long I need to catch up