After San Francisco's new mayor announced imminent plans to "clean up" downtown with a new corporate "dot com corridor" and arts district--featuring the new headquarters of Twitter and Burning Man--curators Erick Lyle and Chris Johanson brought over 100 artists and activists together with …
Sunday in the Park With Boys
by Jane Mai
Published by Koyama Press
52p, b&w, 7"x10"
Mai's Sunday in the Park With Boys is built on a cranky cuteness that's maybe most akin to Lucy Knisley's autobio strips, while also undermining that visual bouncy-ness with unnameable discomforts. Gnarly centipedes, burst yolks, dirty eyepatches and too much to drink - it's brooding and slippery. -EF