Poverty, revenge, religion and violence: Comics creator Sal Abbinanti’s ‘The Hostage’ (Episode 558)

“This hostage was not born. It was not sent. It was the dream of the kids that never felt sorry for themselves.”

“The Hostage” is a new graphic novel from independent comic artist Sal Abbinanti that tells the story of poverty-stricken children in Rio de Janeiro who summon a spirit to protect… and avenge them. Sal’s Kickstartering the graphic novel right now, and he joins me tonight on Car Con Carne.

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