|Moto Hagio wins Japan Cartoonist Award|
|Written by Mike Baehr | Filed under Moto Hagio, manga, awards||10 May 2011 11:20 PM|
Anime News Network reports that Moto Hagio (shown above at Comic-Con International last year) has received the 2011 Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology Award from the Japan Cartoonists Association of manga creators as part of their 40th annual Japan Cartoonist Awards. The honor is in recognition of her entire body of work, praised in the announcement as "revolutionary" and "of high quality." Congratulations!