Social Projecting and Self-Stereotyping in Japanese Media – OWLS April Blog Tour | Colors

Hello! I’ll be talking about social projecting and self-stereotyping in Japanese media (anime in particular) in this post.
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A Lack of Communication and Its Implications as Seen in “Yuri!!! on Ice” – OWLS Feburary Blog Tour | Flight

Hi! I’m a member of the OWLS supergroup and this will be my first time particpating in a blog tour! This month’s blog tour is about Yuri!!! on Ice. More specifically, the members are to write about “flight.”  Continue reading “A Lack of Communication and Its Implications as Seen in “Yuri!!! on Ice” – OWLS Feburary Blog Tour | Flight”

OWLS Disruptors Blog Tour: Naruto

Kat’s contribution to the OWLS’ first blog tour! She talks about how Naruto is a disruptor of a corrupt society and serves as an example to us all.

Grimms ❤

New year, new venture! I’m so excited for our first OWLS Blog Tour! If you are unfamiliar with our OWLS community group please check out my post Raise Your Voices For OWLS. The gist of it though is I’m lucky enough to be president of an amazing group called OWLS founded by our VP Kausus at OtakuGamerZone.

It’s a group that helps promote acceptance within the anime community regardless of race, gender, religious beliefs, sexual orientation, or gender identity. Basically we’re like the Santa of the anime world lol we just want peace and goodwill toward men ❤

Throughout the year the members of OWLS will be hosting blog tours. We will write about a topic and showcase it on our blogs. Not only will the topic discuss anime but also it will link back towards issues and concerns that we face in our everyday lives. I…

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OWLS Discussion: Bleach – A “Disruptor” in the anime and real world

OWLS’ first blog tour starting off strongly thanks to Matt! Check it out!

Matt-in-the-Hat

Jan 2nd

“To disrupt” has a negative denotation, but rather than looking at the verb in a negative light, we are going to use the verb in a positive way. It’s like the word, “protest” which has positive and negative connotations depending on the perspective of the person.

Disruptors: An individual or a group disturbing a system or social norms/conventions that they believe is destroying what is morally right.

(Possible spoilers if you haven’t been caught up with Bleach)

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OWLS – Otaku Warriors for Liberty and Self-Respect!

Sorry, I’ve fallen behind on reading people’s posts. Excuses are excuses, but I was a bit distracted with dumb mobile games and watching Hibike! Euphonium S2. I’ll catch up after work today, I promise!  Continue reading “OWLS – Otaku Warriors for Liberty and Self-Respect!”