Lurkers at the Threshold: Saya and the Nature of Evil

@article{Perper2007LurkersAT,
  title={Lurkers at the Threshold: Saya and the Nature of Evil},
  author={Timothy Perper and Martha Cornog},
  journal={Mechademia},
  year={2007},
  volume={2},
  pages={295 - 298}
}
illustrations, mostly at the beginning and between chapters. Th ese drawings by Shinma Daigo and Saeki Keita serve as small reminders of the novel’s relationship to the visual worlds of Shirow Masamune’s manga and Oshii’s fi lms. For Oshii fans and scholars (of which I am both), there is a short afterword in which Oshii and Yamada discuss how the novel came into being and the themes it develops. By going into Batou’s psychology immediately prior to Ghost in the Shell 2, the novel After the Long… 

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