[Manga] ‘Cesare’ Vol. 1-11 by Fuyumi Soryo

チェーザレ2In the manga industry, there are early-bloomers and then there are late-bloomers. Fuyumi Soryo [惣領冬実] was born in 1959, which makes her too young to have joined the company of the Year 24 Group, whose best works were published back in the 1970s and whose flow of creativity seems to have receded since. This year, she turns 57 and, along with her contemporaries Minako Narita [成田美名子] (born in 1960) and Reiko Shimizu [清水玲子] (born in 1963), are probably the oldest josei manga artists still active, and producing the best works of their lives at that.

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