Carl Macek: Anime’s Best Frenemy

Unsung Hero or Snake Oil Dealer? 

A discussion about the contributions and influence of Carl Macek in the anime industry. This controversial figure in anime history has spawned divide between purists and fans. We will take a look at early localization of anime titles during the Streamline Pictures and Harmony Gold era.

Convention Appearances: Anime Boston, Otakon Vegas, Kraken Con

Presentation Requirements: HDMI, microphones, projector, sound

Estimated Audience: Medium