Even if a shoujo manga is made commonly by female mangaka are there male mangakas who do shoujo mangas?

  • Wedding Peach mangaka is male although the artist is female
    – Darjeeling
    Oct 26, 2017 at 2:27
  • if you don't want to wait for the answer, you can find out yourself by going through a list of shoujo manga titles and checking out each author's profile to see if they're male myanimelist.net/manga/genre/25/Shoujo
    – Hakase
    Oct 26, 2017 at 2:35
  • Just browse a bit, even Osamu Tezuka made quite a lot shoujo manga (13 based on manga update), although most of his work are shounen
    – Darjeeling
    Oct 26, 2017 at 2:40
  • the first part of this answer can answer your question. In short, yes there are male manga who make shoujo manga
    – Darjeeling
    Oct 26, 2017 at 3:14

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The answer is trivially yes. I offer as evidence Himitsu no Akko-chan (quite a seminal work in its genre), which is written by AKATSUKA Fujio, who is by all appearances a man.

People of all genders write all kinds of things. This should hardly come as a surprise.

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