ANGOULÊME

[From the Drawing Board of Gene Yang] I got back from Angoulême two weeks ago and my brain is still reeling from the experience. For those of you who don’t know, the name “Angoulême” refers to two things:     1. A small town in France, about two hours’ train-ride south of Paris     [...]

By |2008-02-11T00:01:00-05:00February 11th, 2008|:01 Stop: Watch|5 Comments

Gene Yang in the New York Times Book Review

"Is it so bad to grow up Asian in America? One might be forgiven for asking upon encountering “American Born Chinese,” a graphic novel that, with its dark exploration of Asian-American adolescence, won last year’s Michael L. Printz Award for young adult literature and was also a finalist in its genre for a National Book [...]

By |2007-05-15T14:25:00-04:00May 15th, 2007|Books, News|3 Comments