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The "Kitakyushu International Manga Competition" award ceremony! 4koma (four panel) manga strips were submitted from all over the world!(8/9)

Tochi Ueyama, Mutsumi Hagiiwa, and Koji Tabuchi participated in one of the talks. The panel showed slides of the award-winning manga strips, provided insight into the pieces chosen, and explained how the selection process worked.

Kitakyushu International Manga Competition
From left: Tochi Ueyama, Mutsumi Hagiiwa, and Koji Tabuchi

Kitakyushu International Manga Competition
The talk was coordinated by Kitakyushu Manga Museum researcher Tomoyuki Omote (photographed here on stage).



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