Manga is now in the dictionary: "Manga: A Japanese comic book or graphic novel."
June Manga (DMP):
...And the old Japanese adage "reading manga all the time makes you stupid" is proven true yet again.
From the Morning Edition of the Chunichi Newspaper for July 4th, 2006:
According to the July 3rd edition of the French newspaper Liberation, 2 16-year old girls from the Paris suburbs, who were both manga fanatics, left home without notifying their families because they "wanted to visit the land of manga."
The Brazilian manga publisher Conrad has recently released Sanctuary by Sho Fumimura/Ryoichi Ikegami, and Nausucaa by Hayao Miyazaki.