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, …
36p, b&w, color cover, 5.5"x8.5"
Queer'd art-lit zine with that runs with a catty, playful aesthetic, digital shift collage and surrealist fashion sense. The tone is far from mournful though this issue is a tribute to some important losses of creative energy presenting poems by Roy Garrett and art from John Findysz as well as remembering the influence and Tilford's sister Sarah. -EF