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, …
A Place In Time #1 Two Paths to a Television Broadcast
24p, b&w, 5.5"x8.5"
A Place In Time comes at the University of Illinois, the first half looking at the macro view of how there came to be a university there in the first place, the second half digging into the nitty gritty of a 1967 televised political discussion and its heated debates about civil rights and the war. The two halves don't quite feed into each other, instead working as seperate entities pared next to each other on semi-related topics of location and position. The shift of perspectiv works like reading two books about different eras of the same city.