The Rise, The Fall, and The Rise by Brix Smith Start $18.95 - American Brix Smith Start spent ten years in The Fall with Mark E. Smith while being married to him, which ended in a violent disintegration. Growing up in the Hollywood Hills in the '60s in a dilapidated pink mansion her life has …
by Ian Andersen
Published by Hic and Hoc
48p, b&w, 6.5"x10"
What strikes me most about Andersen's comics is the facile clarity of the cartooning -reading Three Stories brings up the easy pleasures of reading crisp craft on simple story - kinship to Joeseph Lambert, Lamar Abrams and Matthew Forsythe. Something distinctly "Highwaterish" about these. -EF