Calling out the co-opting of minority cultures to seem cool has become a public ritual. But where is the line between borrowing and theft?
Source: Is Cultural Appropriation Always Wrong? – The New York Times
Pin-up has grown up from its cheeky cheesecake days. These 10 artists express unique visions, passing power back to the ladies.
Source: 10 artists provoking a pin-up revolution | Illustration | Creative Bloq
The atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki — along with the firebombings of Tokyo — were traumatic experiences for the Japanese people. It’s no surprise that for years, the devastation remained at the forefront of their conscience, and that part of the healing process meant returning to this imagery in literature, in music and in art.
Source: The Deep Influence Of The A-Bomb On Anime And Manga – Digg