The renowned graphic-book author Joyce Brabner's Second Avenue Caper is the true story of a tight-knit group of artists and activists living in New York City in the early 1980s who found themselves on the front lines in the fight against AIDS. Struggling to understand the disease and how they …
Published by Domino Books
24p, b&w, color cover, 9"x12"
A real wiggler of a comic, O'Connell's torrent of scratch snakes writhe through a Trollhattan malls-worth of erotic pottery, lovers spurned and bangin' nails. Old pillow bodies give the page a lump and fluff that's like picking a copy of Star magazine out of a puddle. Who wore it better? Terry Squeezee, obvi. -EF