The Latest Festival

Manga Division

Back division top

  • ©Haruko KASHIWAGI/SHOGAKUKAN

Jury Selections

Kenkou de bunkateki na saiteigendo no seikatsu
(Maintain the Minimum Standards of Wholesome and Cultured Living)

KASHIWAGI Haruko

[Japan]

This work depicts the struggles of a rookie caseworker in social welfare who begins to get involved on site. A freshman civil servant, YOSHITSUNE Emiru, has been assigned to the welfare office where she confronts a reality she never knew and feels troubled as she interacts with the people coming to her with various issues.

©Haruko KASHIWAGI/SHOGAKUKAN

Profile

KASHIWAGI Haruko

Japan

Born in 1969 in Chiba Prefecture. Manga artist. Debuted in 1995 with Inu (Dog) in Young Sunday [Shogakukan]. Also has Yoikonohoshi (Good kid's planet) and Burabura banban, later turned into a movie in 2008, also from Shogakukan.

( 2016 )

Back division top