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 …
Maggie the Mechanic
Published by Fantagraphics Books
Early Love and Rockets stuff, collecting the first five years of Jaime Hernandez? ?Locas? stories. A surrealistic sci-fi element (and, strangely enough, dinosaurs) permeated the early days of this series, but the beloved characters are all there: Hopey, Maggie and Izzy, in their young punk rocker days. A good starting point for those wishing to discover one of the best comic series ever.