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Manga: From Buddhist Scrolls to Big Eyes Pavel Ryška | manga | 01.02.2003
MANGA: FROM BUDDHIST SCROLLS TO BIG EYES
A search for the true roots of “manga” has brought comics historians back to the 7th century. Like Scott McCloud, who pinpointed the origin of western comics in the Bayeux tapestry, historians in the East located the first manga in scrolls made by Buddhist monks. And as comics don’t necessarily have to be comical, this might be accurate. Religious scrolls and animated stories, “e-monogatari,” are…

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