The Morbid Anatomy Anthology by Joanna Ebenstein & Colin Dickey (Morbid Anatomy Press) $30.00 - 28 lavishly illustrated essays about the intersections of the history of anatomy and medicine as well as death and the macabre. Topics include the catacombs of Palermo, books bound in human skin, …
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