I Have a Heroine Problem

Commentary and analyses of Japanese pop culture, reblogs of cool ladies, and arguing from a former English teacher, student of japanese language and culture, and feminist.


crispin freeman on juri in utena and specifically everyone else not noticing how gay she was

(via ohcorny)


the fact that juri gives utena her sword without a moment’s hesitation when she decides to duel touga is like, the gayest possible thing that could ever happen. juri is SO gay. she’s SO GAY i love her.

(via witchkisser)

Effective classroom management looks like




The way they show Makoto dealing with the kids is so fucking good and real

The resolution of Hayato’s issues was a little quick but it was a solid reflection of bonding with kids and getting invested and developing a relationship with them and wanting to help them in a way that works for them, not some cookie-cutter approach

That man is legitimately wonderful with children and I love him a lot