Third Impact Anime Podcast
#111 - Pride Month Special! A Conversation with Erica Friedman (Yuri Scholar & Manga Editor)

#111 - Pride Month Special! A Conversation with Erica Friedman (Yuri Scholar & Manga Editor)

June 25, 2021

Happy Pride Month, everyone! For our 2021 Pride podcast, Tori and Sully have a chat with yuri researcher and Yuricon founder Erica Friedman!

Erica goes into the development of her upcoming book, By Your Side: The First 100 Years of Yuri Manga & Anime, what it took to trace the history of yuri as a genre across a whole century of material, what excites her about yuri fandom today, and Sailor Moon (of course!) 

Erica holds a Masters Degree in Library Science and a B.A. in Comparative Literature, and is a full-time researcher for a Fortune 100 company. She has lectured at dozens of conventions and presented at film festivals, notably the San Francisco Lesbian and Gay Film Festival and the London Lesbian and Gay Film Festival. She has participated in an academic lecture series at MIT, University of Illinois, University of Michigan, Michigan State University, Harvard University, Kanagawa University, and others.

She has edited manga for JManga, Seven Seas and Udon Entertainment, most recently Riyoko Ikeda's epic historical classic, The Rose of Versailles.

Visit Erica’s website here!

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#110 - Demon Slayer - The Movie: Mugen Train

#110 - Demon Slayer - The Movie: Mugen Train

June 14, 2021

All aboard, it's demon-slaying time! On this episode of the Third Impact Anime Podcast, we're reviewing the recent big-screen anime hit, Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba - The Movie: Mugen Train!

Hosts Austin, Tori, Ryan, and Edwin break down the next chapter in the Demon Slayer saga by discussing the film's development, its instant popularity and box office kingship, what we thought of where the story and characters took us this time and where they may be going in the future.

Plus, the definitive ranking of the best train anime. Don't miss it! 

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