MK Czerwiec’s (pronounced sir-wick) new book Taking Turns (Penn State University Press) shares the story of Unit 371, a shining example of excellence in the treatment and care of patients. Unit 371 was a community for thousands of patients and families affected by HIV and AIDS and the people …
Midwestrn Cuban Comics vol 1 #1
by Odin Cabal
20p, b&w, 6.5"x10.25"
Besides having a great title, Midwestern Cuban Comics are pretty awesome in general. We just got in a heapin' helpin' of old Last Gasp underground comix in and it's strking how well Cabal's work fits right into that cavalier continuum of classic weirdo cartooning. In this issue: bodacious Maria watches a ball game and talks trash about her beauty queen mom while back at home Tito ruins the plumbing. I'm into it. -EF