Oni, the demon of Japan
Solo Presentation OFF TOPIC
The oni, often translated as ogre, demon or devil, is an interesting creature in Japanese religion, folklore, literature and even in anime and manga. Gilles Poitras will present on the various depictions of the fearsome oni and how those depictions have changed over time. Join us, learn about the oni, gasp at the hideous creature, and laugh at some of the depictions.
Special Guest: Author of The Anime Companion, Anime Essentials, & The Anime Companion 2.