Naked Body: the Chinese comic collection dedicated to nudity and defying censorship

//Naked Body: the Chinese comic collection dedicated to nudity and defying censorship

Naked Body: the Chinese comic collection dedicated to nudity and defying censorship

Back in the early 2010s, Beijing comic artist Yan Cong (a pseudonym that translates to “chimney”) was told by printers that they wouldn’t publish any of his books with nudity in them. Both irritated and inspired, he decided to respond to the censorship with an anthology in which all the main characters were nude.Naked Body, published in Chinese in 2014, highlighted the humour, loopiness, horniness and astonishing breadth of the Chinese alternative comics scene. It is finally due to be published…

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