by Mignonette Yin Cheng

Exploring Asia

This is an educational site that will examine the different cultural and economic influences between East Asia and the western cultures using Manga, Anime and other popular Asian artists. Lesson plans, film reviews, websites, blogs, video and valuable resources.


About the Manga Unit

Teacher Reference Page

Information to be added to the website at a later date:


  • Anime films, descriptions and reviews
  • History of Studio Ghibli
  • Samurai
  • Economy
  • East meets West

Asian Art

  • Virtural Tours of Art Museums
  • Chinese Paintings
  • Japanese Prints - Katsushika Hokusai