The renowned graphic-book author Joyce Brabner's Second Avenue Caper is the true story of a tight-knit group of artists and activists living in New York City in the early 1980s who found themselves on the front lines in the fight against AIDS. Struggling to understand the disease and how they …
Motte & Bailey
There's something in the way the bodies live here that reminds me of hunched over, sad-but-maniacal Julie Doucet drawings, but the moody tone and silent pacing remind me more of the way Genevieve Castree builds narratives. I guess any witch way you slice it, this mini reeks of ladiemajick. -EF
28p, b&w with color cover, 5.5"x8.5"