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, …
I Still Live: Biography of a Spiritualist
by Annie Murphy
Published by Ghost Cat Comics
56p, b&w, 7.5"x8.5"
Annie Murphy's Xeric Award-winning I Still Live is a powerhouse of a comic, delving into the life and times of 19th Century Spiritualist, Achsa Sprague, and channeling a merging of political activism with spiritual openness, something that can easily be forgotten in an era plagued with apathies. The book deftly weaves the past into the present and reminds us of the undercurrents of magical truth that nourish our logical minds behind the scenes. Best of all worlds. -EF