In Ukrainian-American novelist Yuriy Tarnawsky’s new trilogy The Placebo Effect (JEF Books), the themes of alienation, abandonment, and fear of death, developed in Like Blood in Water and elaborated in The Future of Giraffes, respectively the first and second book of The Placebo Effect Trilogy, …
Spartan Holiday #1 Shanghai Pictorial
by D.B. Dowd
40p, full color, 7.5"x10"
The debut issue of the Spartan Holiday travel journal polishes up some sketchbook reflections on Shanghai. Interesting illustration, painting and design work interspersed with some photos and offhand notes, along with reinterpreted found ephemera, SH#1 is like a personalized, hand drawn travel brochure. -EF