Saturday, January 23, 2010

Talking Animation at Kinokuniya

Thanks to everyone who came out to Winter Anime Day today! It was a lot of fun answering questions about animation.

Special thanks to fellow panelists, Veronica Taylor and Misako Rocks, John Fuller from Kinokuniya, and Peter Tatara from NYAF!

Thursday, January 21, 2010

See me at Kinokuniya's Winter Anime Day this Saturday!

Come see me at Kinokuniya's Winter Anime Day this Saturday, January 23, from 1 PM to 6 PM! It will also shine a spotlight on a few local women who’ve made a huge impact in the manga and anime worlds.

Kinokuniya Bookstore
1073 Avenue of the Americas
(between 40th St & 41st St)
New York, NY 10018
(212) 869-1700
(1 PM to 6 PM)

Reni-Chan – 1 PM
Meet NYC’s own singing cosplay maid, soon to be featured in her own Japanese documentary

Veronica Taylor – 1:30 PM
The original voice of Pokemon’s Ash speaks about how she distinguished herself in the voice acting field

Misako Rocks! – 2:00 PM
Manga artist Misako Rocks! was named a Woman of the Year by Japan’s Nikkei Woman magazine

Otis Brayboy – 2:40 PM
Otis has served as an animator and storyboard artist for Doug, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, and more

Mari Morimoto – 3:30 PM
The translator of Naruto, Inu-Yasha, and other popular manga will speak about Female Manga Artists and the evolution of Women's Comics in Japan

Samurai Beat Radio – 4:15 PM
Join Samurai Beat Radio for a live broadcast featuring clips from Visual K artist Charlotte

Cosplay Karaoke – 5 PM
'Nuff said

Raffle -- 5:45 PM
Enter all day, and be at Kinokuniya at 5:45 for your chance to win

The New York Anime Festival and New York Comic Con are contributing prizes to Kinokuniya’s Winter Anime Day, and NYAF Programming Manager Peter Tatara will act as the day’s Master of Ceremonies.

See you there!