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 …
Published by Mmmnnnrrrg
108p, b&w, 7"x10.5"
Webster's hulking density graphics drive a hard-to-come-by steroidal sci-fi bleakness of clowns and robotics. His surly proportions remind me of Paul Lyons' comics, with a swirled sort of inky fluidity like Paul Pope on a bunch of muscle relaxants. -EF