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26Sep 16
Graphic Novelist Gene Luen Yang Wins “Genius” Grant

Graphic novelist Gene Luen Yang wins “Genius” grant

Each year, the MacArthur Foundation chooses a list of fellows. The fellows are artists, scientists, and other creative people who are making a difference. Each fellow wins a $625,000 grant, so this award is often called the “Genius” grant. Gene Luen Yang is one of this year’s 23 MacArthur fellows. Yang is a graphic novelist and cartoonist. His stories often focus on culture and diversity.…

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