In Ukrainian-American novelist Yuriy Tarnawsky’s new trilogy The Placebo Effect (JEF Books), the themes of alienation, abandonment, and fear of death, developed in Like Blood in Water and elaborated in The Future of Giraffes, respectively the first and second book of The Placebo Effect Trilogy, …
Ink Fight is a winding, multiform conversation with the self through realms of art-making. Thorkelson is in pursuit of finding a practice which reflects what is individual, yet universal, dreamlike, yet socially aware, wild yet meaningful. Looking for the intuitive power that balances vibrant inner light with the sobering global trauma, Ink Fight is a reflective comic about "making" similar in a lot of ways to the paths of Lynda Barry's What It Is, but with an added and refreshing commitment to social justice. -EF
18p, b&w with full color covers, sewn binding, 8.5"x11"