Posts Tagged “autism”

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 Co-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 where the autistic community will be given a stronger voice in mass media….

Yvonne Wan & Dave Beaty on CBS Philly News

Yvonne Wan & Dave Beaty on CBS Philly News

CBS Philly picked up on the interview that Dave Beaty and I accepted with CBS 5 at¬†Phoenix Comicon regarding our new social cause comic called Focus. Focus features an autistic super hero. We gave away signed posters at our table AA1423 at Phoenix Comicon.¬†Please also visit our website www.focuscomic.com to learn more. Here is the…

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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