In this episode, Jeff outlines the career of graphic novel writer Gene Luen Yang and his renowned work ‘Boxers’ and ‘Saints,’ detailing a little emphasized sub-genre within independent comics uniting themes of entertainment with education.

For more information on Gene Luen Yang, visit, San Francisco Chronicle 11 May 2008,
Jeff’s ‘Picks of the Week’ are: Airship Enterprise #1 (Antarctic), Munchkin: Deck the Dungeons #1 (BOOM!), The Precinct #1 (Dynamite), Eighth Seal #1 (IDW), and Alabaster the Shadows (Oni).

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