The Beginner’s Guide to Anime Extra, Part VI – Pornographic Anime and the Law

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A special “Beginner’s Guide to Anime“, this one looking at adult anime and its legal aspects, especially in the UK. This article covers yaoi, tentacle rape, shotacon and lolicon.

Anime UK News review: Crossing Continents – Should Comics Be Crimes?

Earlier today BBC Radio 4’s foreign affairs documentary series Crossing Continents broadcast an episode called “Should Comics Be Crimes?” which mainly covered lolicon. Here is a review of the programme, and here is the programme page where you can listen to it. You can also download the programme as a podcast.