Y is for Yuri

Been waiting for this dood to get to the most important letter of his (what I refer to as) Vulcan alphabet. Check out what he had to say about our beloved genre.

On the Edge of Enlightenment

Y

Yuri is literally Japanese for lily, but it’s come to be associated with the portrayal of lesbian relationships in Japanese media. The etymology is actually a lot more straightforward than that of the male counterpart term yaoi; an influential magazine referred to gay men as the rose tribe and lesbians as the lily tribe.

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About OG-Man

Yuri and Slice of Life are my anime passion.
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