Jonathan Clements is the author of An Armchair Traveller’s History of Tokyo and Anime: A History, and has worked as a translator on many anime and manga, most recently Eldo Yoshimizu’s Ryuko.

He is also a TV presenter for National Geographic (Asia): season five of Route Awakening, which is broadcast this autumn in 31 countries. He has been the chairman of the Scotland Loves Anime festival jury since its inception.