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Vernieda Vergara

After working many years as a research assistant, Vernieda now enjoys the less-than-stable lifestyle of a freelance writer. When she isn’t writing fiction or devouring manga, she enjoys trying out recipes, discovering new restaurants, and convincing her unsuspecting friends to watch the latest horror movie with her. Vernieda is also a staff writer for Women Write About Comics, where she analyzes manga in-depth. She lives in the suburbs of Washington, D.C. Twitter: @incitata

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The ABCs of Anime

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An Introduction to Anime and Its Relationship to Manga

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