Comments on: Abandon the Old in Tokyo http://www.readaboutcomics.com/2008/06/23/abandon-the-old-in-tokyo/ Where to find out what's really good. Tue, 10 Feb 2015 17:20:15 +0000 hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.5.10 By: Read About Comics » Ax Vol. 1 http://www.readaboutcomics.com/2008/06/23/abandon-the-old-in-tokyo/comment-page-1/#comment-112625 Mon, 15 Nov 2010 07:02:52 +0000 http://www.readaboutcomics.com/?p=522#comment-112625 […] alternative manga) releases from Drawn & Quarterly (with books like The Push Man and Abandon the Old in Tokyo), it’s been fun seeing some of the different genres and styles of manga being produced in […]

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By: swept away in a deluge of details « braking teeth http://www.readaboutcomics.com/2008/06/23/abandon-the-old-in-tokyo/comment-page-1/#comment-107868 Thu, 11 Mar 2010 20:38:41 +0000 http://www.readaboutcomics.com/?p=522#comment-107868 […] help see it as the canary in the mine of our modern culture. Are things really as bleak as some Japanese self portraits would have me believe? Is Japan at the edge of a decadent empire that chooses to fester rather than […]

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By: Read About Comics » A Drifting Life http://www.readaboutcomics.com/2008/06/23/abandon-the-old-in-tokyo/comment-page-1/#comment-104843 Wed, 15 Apr 2009 04:00:25 +0000 http://www.readaboutcomics.com/?p=522#comment-104843 […] Yoshihiro Tatsumi’s comics into English. They’ve already released three collections of his short stories, ones which reek of discomfort and alienation among every day, real people. I was a little wary, […]

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By: Pratap Bhat http://www.readaboutcomics.com/2008/06/23/abandon-the-old-in-tokyo/comment-page-1/#comment-103474 Wed, 10 Sep 2008 10:07:20 +0000 http://www.readaboutcomics.com/?p=522#comment-103474 This is an amazing book by an author of intense thought. Anyone who browses this page has to read this book!

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By: MangaBlog » Blog Archive » Josei, mysteries, and speculation http://www.readaboutcomics.com/2008/06/23/abandon-the-old-in-tokyo/comment-page-1/#comment-103126 Tue, 24 Jun 2008 12:13:18 +0000 http://www.readaboutcomics.com/?p=522#comment-103126 […] Fumi Yoshinaga manga, What Did You Eat Yesterday?, at Sleep Is For The Weak. Greg McElhatton reads Abandon the Old in Tokyo at Read About Comics. At Manga Xanadu, Lori Henderson reads an out-of-print classic, vol. 2 of […]

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By: tony http://www.readaboutcomics.com/2008/06/23/abandon-the-old-in-tokyo/comment-page-1/#comment-103122 Mon, 23 Jun 2008 14:24:44 +0000 http://www.readaboutcomics.com/?p=522#comment-103122 Reading your report,I am very interested in Yoshihiro Tatsumi.I will read it some day.

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By: jose http://www.readaboutcomics.com/2008/06/23/abandon-the-old-in-tokyo/comment-page-1/#comment-103120 Mon, 23 Jun 2008 05:48:21 +0000 http://www.readaboutcomics.com/?p=522#comment-103120 I’ll have to check this one out. I had read his first collection, The Pushman, and was surprised by how misogynistic many of the stories were. Lots of timid guys whose worlds were turned upside down by heartless women. Despite this, I still enjoy them as a cultural artifact, plus his cityscapes are beautiful. I’m curious to see how his storytelling advanced over the years.

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