Cancelled Event: Due to the Publisher's Scheduling Error, the Simon Hanselmann, Michael DeForge, Patrick Kyle event at Quimby's scheduled for Oct 2nd has been cancelled. For further events at Quimby's, see …
by Soner Ön
32p, color, 7"x10"
The farce of capitalism pretty much rests on the surface of old Richie Rich comics in a spunky sortof brainless way. Soner Ön does it one better, and makes it count, painstakingly transforming Richie into a black kid on 32 vintage comic covers and suddenly the Poor Little Rich Boy gets wrested into a dialogue about race and wealth. This is when pop culture wrangling gets smart and important. -EF