About the Author

A prolific c comedy writer, ethicist, and martial artist, Lou Illar. He has written numerous television commercials and developed the original script for the movie “Sidekicks.”

He has worked as a copyright expert and a strategic marketing consultant. As a writer and martial artist, Illar was twice inducted into Inside Kung-Fu Magazine’s Hall of Fame.

Illar worked on his doctorate at Ohio University and earned Master of Arts degrees at West Virginia University and Southeastern Louisiana University.

He has taught at Southern University, Ohio University, and Louisiana State University.

His first book, An Intellectual History of The Americanization of Chinese New Year in Louisiana, developed a clear understanding of the struggles and triumphs of the Chinese in their nonviolent methods of confronting Americanization.