The sci-fi epic Twelve Gems by Lane Milburn takes place somewhere in the outer cosmos, beyond reckoning or observation. The mysterious Dr. Z has enlisted three space heroes to search the galaxy for the fabled Twelve Gems of Power: the hulking alien-brawn Furz; the beautiful and deadly …
Published by Belmondo Tomato
76p, full color, 9"x6"
Angermeier and Benham weave an intricate comparative tale between a historic account of Victor, the feral child of Aveyron and a couple receiving their child's autism diagnosis. Rather than cinching the conclusions however, this comic does subtler work, providing a lens for looking into questions of human perception and behavioral normativity. -EF