Anime Review: Wandering Son


For my final segment under the Girl’s perspective theme, I have decided to take a spin on it with the “boy’s” perspective. But I promise you, this is still very relevant to the theme I’ve been talking about for Women’s History Month. I don’t say this very often in my reviews, but this is one of my favorite manga/anime series of all time. I love the series’ art and story, I have grown to respect many of the key contributors to the making of this anime, and believe it or not, I was compelled to name Prof. Shuichi Ginkgo from my fan fiction after the main character of this series.

Fair warning: many of the works created by Takako Shimura are under a very heavy influence of queer theory, and this one is no exception.

And as always, there will be plot spoilers.

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