Alvin Lu

Alvin LuAlvin Lu was born and lives in San Francisco. He attended Brown University, where he received an MFA in writing, and has worked as a journalist, a salaryman in Tokyo, and a publisher of manga. He is the author of a novel, The Hell Screens, and has been at work on a pair of interrelated novels, from which the section in this issue of Your Impossible Voice is excerpted. More writing at City God.

Okay, I officially feel old: @VIZMedia’s β€œPULP: Manga For Grown-Ups” monthly manga/Japanese culture started 20 years ago. @mockman was one of the editors. It was my favorite thing to read every month and I have the whole run.