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Everyday of garbage cleaning staff

Writer: TAKIZAWA Shuichi / Drawing: TAKIZAWA Yuki


An essay manga about a garbage collector. The original author is a struggling entertainer in an act called Machine Guns that works as a garbage collector to support his family, and his wife did the artwork. It was the first time either of them had created a manga. Events at a garbage collection site and knowledge about trash separation are portrayed accessibly, with unaffected prose and simple illustrations.


Original author: TAKIZAWA Shuichi / Drawing: TAKIZAWA Yuki


TAKIZAWA Shuichi|Born in 1976. Comedian, trash collector.TAKIZAWA Yuki|Born in 1971. Housewife. This is her first attempt at manga.

( 2020 )

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