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Comic Books and Graphic Novels

Provides useful information about comic books and graphic novels as topics of academic research at the University of Michigan.

Osamu Tezuka Biography & Criticism

Osamu Tezuka Bibliography

Major works by Osamu Tezuka in the U-M Library collection. For others, do an author search in the Library Catalog for "Tezuka, Osamu, 1928-1989".

About Osamu Tezuka

Osamu Tezuka is a Japanese manga artist. A pioneering figure in the world of manga and anime, Tezuka has created several critically acclaimed comics, including MetropolisAstro BoyBlack Jack and Adolf. Due to his contributions to the genre, he is known as the "god of manga," and was a key influence in early anime.

Osamu Tezuka Articles

A selection of journal articles about Osamu Tezuka and his works. To find more, search in Library Articles Search on "Osamu Tezuka", limiting to articles from scholarly journals.