Chatty AF 50: Michiko & Hatchin Watchalong – Episodes 7-12

By: Anime Feminist April 15, 20180 Comments

Part 2 of the 4-part watchalong of Michiko & Hatchin with Amelia, Vrai, and special guests Lizzie Visitante and Jacqueline-Elizabeth Cottrell! We talk about coding of desirability, particularly regarding thinness and whiteness; swoon over Atsuko, and discuss women in competition (or not).

0:00:00 Introductions
0:00:40 Clarifications of using racial labels
0:03:51 Samurai Champloo
0:08:16 Black sexuality
0:13:59 The Nice Guy
0:16:40 Violence toward children
0:23:37 Satoshi
0:27:14 Desirability of whiteness
0:31:31 Beauty as virtue
0:32:21 Sexualizing children
0:35:01 Anastasia and Michiko
0:40:51 Reality vs novella
0:46:01 Michiko and Hatchin
0:52:31 Atsuko
0:58:08 Next 5 episodes
1:03:38 Outro


Recorded Sunday 25th March 2018


Music: Open Those Bright Eyes by Kevin MacLeod (
Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License

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