Way of the House Husband Manga Volume Three Review

Way of the House Husband has to be one of my favorite comedy series that is currently being published. It combines a lot of the factors that have always been of interest to me in stories from Japanese media: yakuza and Japanese masculinity. Kousuke Oono, through his short comedic chapters, points out the daily struggles … More Way of the House Husband Manga Volume Three Review

The Changing Face of Paternity in Japan as Told Through Anime and Manga

Back in 2016, Pause and Select did a video analysis of Sweetness and Lightning and the nature of how it displayed fatherhood. In it, he examines the social conceptions surrounding the nature of cooking and the creation of bentos in relation to the changing image of fatherhood. The nature of fatherhood in Japan is a … More The Changing Face of Paternity in Japan as Told Through Anime and Manga