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, …
Published by Drawn and Quarterly
Huizenga has discovered a new portal into bleakness in The Wild Kingdom, an unforgiving nosedive into the cesspool of the American Shitscape as crafted by aggressive and unrelenting capitalism. His snarkiest book ever, by a long shot, it rapidly builds from suburbanized Glenn Ganges "moments" to a veritable poonami of the modern media monstrososphere. And now we're selling it on the internet, entering into a complicated cycle of engaging in exactly what this book rails against. Dang, somebody get Philip K. Dick on the phone. -EF
108p, color throughout, 6"x8"