What Nerve!: Alternative Figures in American Art, 1960 to the Present by Dan Nadel, Dominic Molon, Roger Brown and Robert Cozzolino (RISD Museum of Art/D.A.P) $40.00 - What Nerve! reveals a hidden history of American figurative painting, sculpture and popular imagery. It documents and/or restages …
Published by Tugboat Press
Amy Adoyzie and Jon Sukarangsan turn out a "snap out of it" Lululand tale that pretty much rules. Dustin Harbin throws in a cute superhero send-up and then Lisa Rosalie Eisenberg caps off the issue with a short glimpse at the injustices of being a grade-school oddball. Altogether, this is maybe Papercutter's angstiest issue, but it never seems snide or hopeless so it ends up feeling good to go there. -EF
32pp, b&w with color cover, 6"x9"