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Creating, disseminating and celebrating Yuri in anime and manga since 2000

For more than a decade, Yuricon has been a leader in the celebration of Yuri Anime and Manga (Lesbian-themed Japanese animation and comics).

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Thursday, June 22, 2017

To assist in Yuricon’s ongoing mission to disseminate information and research about Yuri, we’ve updated and slightly redesigned the Yuri Essays page!  Broken links have been fixed, and new resources have been added, as well, to keep this page a one-stop-shop for all the Yuri-related research extant in English. Links to full-text articles exist where […]

Friday, June 16, 2017

On Defining Yuri by Erica Friedman, in Transformative Works and Cultures, no. 24., June, 2017. Erica looks at the term yuri,  as both descriptive and divisive, shaped by creators and industry and by different audiences within fandom. The story of yuri is the story of a genre driven forward and backward between conflicting requirements and heterogeneous audiences. Check […]