Miyazaki’s Shuna’s Journey get’s an English Language Launch
Date: 2022 February 22 20:32
Posted by Joe
It is simply been introduced that Hayao Miyazaki’s Shuna’s Journey shall be getting an English language launch. Alex Dudok de Wit revealed on Twitter that he’s translating it. The 1983 graphic novel shall be launched by First Second Books on 1st November 2022.
Oscar profitable anime director Hayao Miyazaki is finest know for his characteristic movies together with Spirited Away, My Neighbour Totoro, Kiki’s Supply Service and Howl’s Shifting Citadel.
Shuna’s Journey is nearer to Nausicaa in model. Alex Dudok de Wit explains that it is an emonogatari (illustrated story), with all-watercolour photos and textual content principally introduced as captions. It is primarily based round a Tibetan people story with a l pseudo-Central Asian setting.
The e-book will embody the unique afterward by Miyzaki, together with an introduction from Alex Dudok de Wit.
The translator himself is not any stranger to Studio Ghibli’s works, having written a superb e-book about Grave of the Fireflies for BFI Movie Classics.
The e-book’s ISBN-10 is 1250846528 and the ISBN-13 is 978-1250846525. With these numbers you’ll be able to organize them from any good bookseller.
Supply: Alex Dudok de Wit’s Twitter Feed