The Morbid Anatomy Anthology by Joanna Ebenstein & Colin Dickey (Morbid Anatomy Press) $30.00 - 28 lavishly illustrated essays about the intersections of the history of anatomy and medicine as well as death and the macabre. Topics include the catacombs of Palermo, books bound in human skin, …
68p, black and blue, 6.75"x10.25"
Sinister forces wipe the memory of two town butchers as they gruesomely fumble to re-establish their abatoir. "Amateurs" is classic horror through and through: a grim yarn decked out with visceral violence, waste and destruction, all the more scary for it's unwillingness to explain itself. Peppered with uneasy comic relief and clownish character design, Stechschulte hits on something wonderfully horrible here and digs in
for more. -EF