The StoryMen welcome graphic novelist Gene Luen Yang. We discuss Gene’s previous work, the award-winning American Born Chinese, and his newest work, Boxers & Saints.
In This Episode:
0:00 – Clay and JR.’s real-life horror film
07:30 – Gene Luen Yang
12:30 – American Born Chinese
24:30 – Boxers & Saints
29:30 – It’s More Complicated than That…
44:00 – Negotiating American Identity
50:00 – Favorite Saints
Author, blogger and ironic mom Leanne Shirtliffe joins us to share stories of the hilarious things adults say when they deal with kids. Plus, JR. and Clay lament Matt's absence as we recount our summer travels.
In this Episode:
2:00 – Clay and Matt shaped holes, sun tans and BBQ
15:00 – Meet Ironic Mom Leanne Shirtliffe
21:00 – Can Lorie fire JR.?!
26:30 - Don't Lick the Mnivan!
34:30 - Kids in Church
46:00 – GIVEAWAY!!