Malaysia’s Erica Eng wins prestigious Eisner Award with Fried Rice webcomic

Comics creator Erica Eng this month became the first-ever Malaysian winner of an Eisner Award, the comics industry’s equivalent of the Oscars.Eng’s webcomic Fried Rice, which depicts the life of a Malaysian teenager, clinched the Best Webcomic award at this year’s Eisners ceremony, which was held virtually amid the coronavirus and announced on Saturday.Her work edged out fellow nominees Cabramatta by Matt Huynh, Chuckwagon at The End Of The World by Erik Lundy, The Eyes by Javi de Castro, and…

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