Posts on Haibane Renmei

Twelve Thingies: I get it now

Part of the 12 Moments of Anime 2009, an index of what I was doing when I should have been exercising or solving world hunger Plenty of people told me plenty of things about ABe’s Haibane Renmei. There’s Martin, Pete, TheBigN, Coburn — it almost seems to have a 1:1 viewer-to-fan ratio. And I found […]

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Postcards from the edge (of reality)

You may have heard through the grapevine that I recently went on a week’s vacation — holiday, to you fancy folk in some countries. It was great: learning about another culture, eating freshly-caught (and freshly-clubbed) fish, relaxing on the beach, and spending the declining US dollar in a way that was more wallet-friendly than staying […]

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Sin and Salvation and Haibane Renmei

I hate starting posts like this. It’s much easier to begin a post if you’re in the midst of a series, but a roundup, or review, always feels like it needs to be couched in some kind of context or background. I don’t have much to offer in that respect. Three things, I guess: Haibane […]

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