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Interview with Nana LiAnother UK manga artist interview, this time with Nana Li (otherwose known as fuurin)Interview with Nana Li by UK-manga-ka-club
Nana won the UK RSoM 3 with her entry T Times. She also was one of the winners of NEO's 2007 manga competition, and she was in the Mammoth Book of Best New Manga 2 with "Another Summers Day"
This interview was conducted by camisicado We hope you enjoy it!
Nana Li's website - Nana Realm
1. [An obvious question, but an important one] How, why and when did you get into anime/manga?
I started drawing manga when I was 15 for a few reasons, primarily a Chinese CLAMP manga which I had received from a friend which I fell in love with, and also the realisation of the existence of Elfwood. There wasn't much anime or manga around in Sweden when I was young so I think I got into it a bit late.
I'm kind of funny in that I started copying manga imagery before I had even read any of it (I can't read traditional Chinese so that CLAMP manga remains unread 'til this d
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Current Residence: Cambridge - UK
Print preference: HIGH RESOLUTION FTW
Favourite genre of music: Suprisingly I like everything..
Favourite photographer: Heather Birnie
Favourite style of art: Manga Hurrhurrhur
Operating System: Flesh?
MP3 player of choice: Green Ipod with 'SUPERTIT' written on the back
Shell of choice: conch- I kid.
Wallpaper of choice: Lavi!!
Skin of choice: lavi's *stroke stroke*
Favourite cartoon character: Haruhi Suzumiya
Personal Quote: Plotting Revenge is fun! (and my job!)