After San Francisco's new mayor announced imminent plans to "clean up" downtown with a new corporate "dot com corridor" and arts district--featuring the new headquarters of Twitter and Burning Man--curators Erick Lyle and Chris Johanson brought over 100 artists and activists together with …
I Shall Destroy All the Civilized Planets
Published by Fantagraphics Books
At first glance you might be confused?is this an old-timey comic or is it some lost Fort Thunder shit? The drawings are just a little too skewed, the villains a little to globular, the plots a bit too cough-syrup-inspired. But, no, this is in fact a treasure trove of lost gems from the 1940's and 50's, drawn by a forgotten master who was clearly ahead of his time. Thankfully, his work has finally been reprinted in a deluxe format, allowing you to enjoy quality weirdness while you wait for that next Mat Brinkman book.