Optic Nerve #14 by Adrian Tomine (D&Q) $6.95 - Optic Nerve 14 brings Adrian Tomine’s multifaceted, expressive cartooning to a new peak with two stories and a bonus autobiographical strip. “Killing and Dying” is about a father’s struggles to be supportive: it centers on parenthood, …
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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