TOM OF FINLAND STAMPS!The stamps were announced a long time ago...



TOM OF FINLAND STAMPS!

The stamps were announced a long time ago so this won’t be news to most of our readers, but the lovely folks at the Tom of Finland Foundation generously gifted us some of these posti, in honor of Gengoroh Tagame’s recent talk at the House. *swoon*

What may be somewhat of a surprise is that they’re still available to purchase on the Finnish post site, so order them while you can!

Join Gengoroh Tagame in L.A. at the Tom of Finland Foundation on...



Join Gengoroh Tagame in L.A. at the Tom of Finland Foundation on Thursday night at 7pm for a discussion of Japanese gay erotic art history with Richard Hawkins, Graham Kolbeins, and Anne Ishii!

Gengoroh Tagame (田亀源五郎)’s May tour is just around the corner!...



Gengoroh Tagame (田亀源五郎)’s May tour is just around the corner! 

Meet the master of gay manga at any of these great events:

  • 5/6 (Wed), 7-10pm: Queers & Comics Drink-n-Draw
    @ The Eagle - 554 W 28th St., New York, NY 10001
  • 5/7 (Thurs), 11:45am: Queers & Comics panel discussion with Ivan Velez Jr., Anne Ishii and Graham Kolbeins at Center for Lesbian and Gay Studies (CLAGS) The Graduate Center, CUNY
    365 5th Ave New York, NY 10016
  • 5/9 (Sat), 12:15pm: Toronto Comic Arts Festival
    ”Gay Comics Art Japan” panel discussion with Anne Ishii, Graham Kolbeins, and Leyla Aker, VP at Viz Media and BL Publisher SuBLime
    Toronto Reference Library, 789 Yonge St., Toronto, ON
  • 5/9 (Sat), 2pm: Signing at the TCAF booth
  • 5/9 (Sat), 7pm: TCAF Queer Mixer, hosted by Anne Ishii
    @ Buddies in Bad Times, 12 Alexander St Toronto, ON
  • 5/10 (Sun), 1pm: Signing at the TCAF booth
  • 5/14 (Thurs), 7pm: Tom of Finland Foundation discussion of Japanese gay art history lead by Richard Hawkins
    1421 Laveta Terrace, Los Angeles, CA 90026
  • 5/15 (Fri), 7pm: MISHKA L.A. Upstairs Gallery art show
    128 S La Brea Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90036

The hot-off-the-press 2nd edition of FantagraphicsMassive: Gay Erotic Manga and the Men Who Make It will be available on this tour, as well as MASSIVE’s brand new English translation of Tagame’s sensational Greek mythological manga, Cretian Cow. Plus some beautiful new risograph prints! 

Jiraiya (児雷也) at the Tom of Finland Foundation (part 2). Thank...





















Jiraiya (児雷也) at the Tom of Finland Foundation (part 2). Thank you to everyone who came out to meet Jiraiya! We had a fantastic time.

Jiraiya (児雷也) at the Tom of Finland Foundation on March 19th,...





















Jiraiya (児雷也) at the Tom of Finland Foundation on March 19th, 2015. What an amazing night! Jiraiya was humbled and overjoyed to be in Tom’s house, see his original artwork up close, and meet Durk Dehner, Tom’s partner.