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, …
Funny (Not Funny)
Published by Rotland Press
This is a meaty catalog for the Funny (Not Funny) art exhibit focused on black humor in modern comics. With a special place for all things bloody, sad, and disarming, the pieces put together here (including work by Sue Coe, Taylor McKimens, Michael Kupperman, Ivan Brunetti, Rob Sato, Lisa Hanawalt and Ben Katchor) make a brilliant frankenstein monster that probably goes out to lunch with Al Columbia's Pim & Francie. -EF
56pp, full color, 8.5"x8.5"