The Garden

Wilson, Sean Michael and Obata, Fumio ORCID: 0000-0001-8548-9092 (2020) The Garden. Liminal 11. ISBN 9781912634163

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The Garden is a graphic novel written by Sean Michael Wilson and illustrated by Fumio Obata. It is a story of growth and healing through mindfulness and gardening. The story centres on Joanna, a British businesswoman who’s been signed off work from a high-powered finance job following a breakdown. Seeking more than just something to pass the time, she travels to Japan to immerse herself in zen gardening and meditation before returning home to nurture her own Japanese garden and her soul.

Item Type: Book
Uncontrolled Keywords: Graphic novel; Manga; Mindfulness; Gardening; Healing; Japan; Zen
Subjects: N Fine Arts > N Visual arts (General) For photography, see TR
N Fine Arts > NC Drawing Design Illustration
P Language and Literature > PN Literature (General)
Divisions: Schools and Research Institutes > School of Creative Arts
Research Priority Areas: Culture, Continuity, and Transformation
Creative Practice and Theory
Depositing User: Anne Pengelly
Date Deposited: 20 Jan 2020 12:10
Last Modified: 31 Aug 2023 09:22

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