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Sunday, March 24 • 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Shinto for Otaku: A Weeb's Guide to Respecting the Kami

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While plenty of scholarship exists about this most ancient of religions, its easy to lose track of the basic ideas of Shinto and how anime makes use of it. This panel hopes to cover those bases, using examples drawn almost exclusively from anime and games. Perfect for fans looking to explore the symbols they see in anime, or the student who likes to watch traditions come alive on screen.

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Charles Dunbar

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Charles Dunbar is a fan of many things, of which anime and Japanese culture are one (admittedly large) sphere. After discovering the medium through Dragonball Z in high school, he spent his formative college years indulging in giant robots, Pokémon, JRPGs, and Rurouni Kenshin... Read More →

Sunday March 24, 2019 1:30pm - 2:30pm CDT
Live 6 [Floor 3, Heritage B]