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, …
32p, b&w with some color, 5.5"x8.5"
Adams' Period speaks in a similar comics language to John Brodowski's Curio Cabinet - wordless flashes of action that form a choppy narrative rhythm comprised of jump cuts. The story is simple but the editing is not and the art matches it's bizarreness, harnessing a drawn stiffness to invigorate everyday details. -EF