Racial Diversity in Anime, from Yasuke to Fire Force In Ballroom K-L
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Racial Diversity in Anime, from Yasuke to Fire Force

Hosted By : Lathan Murrell

Despite the praise anime gets for its global appeal, it has historically struggled with the inclusion of black and brown faces among its iconic characters. Recently, that trend has been shifting, but why and by how much? In this panel, we will discuss the growth of anime characters of color, as well as the inclusion of more cultures to anime narratives and what has historically impeded these trends.