Secret Identities: The Asian American Superhero Anthology



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Edited by Jeff Yang, Parry Shen, Keith Chow and Jerry Ma. Published by New Press, New York, 2009. First Edition. Quarto. Green illustrated wraps. 194pp. Press release laid in. Near Fine.

Top Asian American writers, artists, and comics professionals have come together to create twenty-six original stories centered around Asian American superheroes—stories set in a shadow history of our country, exploring ordinary Asian American life from a decidedly extraordinary perspective. Entertaining, enlightening, and more than a little provocative, Secret Identities blends action, satire, and thoughtful commentary into a groundbreaking anthology about a community too often overlooked by the cultural mainstream.