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Kevin Eastman, Creator of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Interview

Kevin Eastman, Creator of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Interview

Above: Kevin Eastman, Creator of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles with Yvonne Wan, Creator of Focus and Douglas Hebert, main artist for Focus.   Yvonne Wan, Sole Creator of Focus Comic and Autism Awareness Advocate interviewed Kevin Eastman, Creator of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles at AZ Eventure Con yesterday morning. Focus features an autistic super hero…

Focus Comic – Autism Awareness Community Out Reach Event at Ace Comic con

Focus Comic – Autism Awareness Community Out Reach Event at Ace Comic con

Above: Focus Creator Yvonne Wan. Autistic Presenter: Gaby Tyrrell. Interviewing the public at Ace Comic Con.   Yvonne Wan, social cultural anthropologist and creator of Focus comic held another community outreach event to raise autism awareness over the weekend at Ace Comic-Con. So far we have held four community outreach events: Phoenix Comicon, Phoenix Fan…

Focus Comic – Autistic Families & Supporters Unite at a Community Out Reach Event at Phoenix Fan Fest

Focus Comic – Autistic Families & Supporters Unite at a Community Out Reach Event at Phoenix Fan Fest

Yvonne Wan, Certified Social Cultural Anthropologist and Creator of Focus met with families and the general public at Phoenix Fan Fest 2017. She conducted ethnographic interviews with families at the event. Focus is not just a comic, it is a social cause campaign that raises autism awareness and help autistic kids feel like every day…

Focus Comic – Autistic Families Unite at a Community Out Reach Event at Tucson Comicon

Focus Comic – Autistic Families Unite at a Community Out Reach Event at Tucson Comicon

Yvonne Wan, Certified Social Cultural Anthropologist and Creator of Focus met with families and the general public at Tucson Comicon 2017. She conducted ethnographic interviews with families at the event. Focus is not just a comic, it is a social cause campaign that challenges the negative stigma associated with autism and help autistic kids feel…

Focus Comic Panel at Tucson Comicon – Promo Film Premiere – Tony Todd, Jesse Kove & Bryan Dodds

Focus Comic Panel at Tucson Comicon – Promo Film Premiere – Tony Todd, Jesse Kove & Bryan Dodds

Focus comic received a warm welcome at Tucson Comicon 2017. We held our first Focus Comic Panel and Animation Promo Film Premier at the event, which features the voice talents of Tony Todd, Jesse Kove and Bryan Dodds. Certified Commercial Social Cultural Anthropologist and Creator of Focus comic introduced the audience to this exciting action…

Yvonne Wan (Msc) on Fox News

Yvonne Wan (Msc) on Fox News

Ty Brennan from Fox News interviewed Yvonne Wan, creator of Focus Comic earlier this month! Fox News featured the interview in hope of raising autism awareness and support for the comic which will save lives. Many thanks to ABC News, CBS5, CBS Philly, Kgun5 News for also featuring Focus Comic and Yvonne Wan on the news.

Autism Awareness & Acceptance Ethnographic Documentary

Autism Awareness & Acceptance Ethnographic Documentary

Hello, My name is Yvonne Wan, I am a Social Cultural Anthropologist. I have been studying autistic families in the past 12 months as a participant observer in my local community. The issue of Autism Spectrum Disorder is important because it affects over 3 million individuals in the U.S. and tens of millions worldwide. In…

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