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, …
In the Tall Grass #4
20p, b&w, 5.5"x8.5"
Tessa Brunton's comics are super good. Mostly autobiographical stories (with embelishments when neccessary), there's got a great sense of comedic timing that transcends cheap laffs and unpretentiously captures something bigger. Brunton's linework has a great feel too- somewhere on a spectrum betwixt Theo Ellsworth and early Lynda Barry. -EF