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 …
Powdered Milk Collected Stories
112p, b&w, softcover, 7.5"x9.75"
This collects the first 8 issues of Powdered Milk (minus the full-color volume 6), subtle and astute autobiographical comics. Perhaps closest in tone and function to Gabrielle Bell's diary drawings, Roberts' comics are rooted in taking the viewer through a motherhood shaped by unrepentant honesty, honed introspection and a dash of inner fury. Recommended. -EF