FEA Traumatized Son's Graphic Memoir

A Traumatized Son’s
Graphic Memoir


Bren Bataclan

Artist, Writer, Illustrator

ISBN: 978-0-9981792-7-8
LCCN: 2020951755
Pages: 116
Size: 8.5” x 11”

Copyright © 2020 by Bren Bataclan

Publication Year: 2021
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Philippine American Writers and Artists, Inc.
PO Box 31928
San Francisco, California 94131-0928

447 Sutter Street, Suite #505
San Francisco, CA 94108



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When people ask Bren Bataclan to describe the tumultuous life with his mom Fe, they often ask, “How did you turn out so nice?” Bataclan’s memoir illustrates many volatile, often hilarious experiences with a tantrum-prone, narcissistic, hoarder mom. Yet Fe is fundamentally a loving and gay-supportive, though often challenging, Filipina mother. Bataclan shares a journey tracing his family’s immigration from the Philippines to the United States. You will remember his bittersweet story forever, as he moves from coping to thriving, with frustration, trauma, compassion, and eventual acceptance.

Note: Some content might not be appropriate for young children.

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