The Morbid Anatomy Anthology by Joanna Ebenstein & Colin Dickey (Morbid Anatomy Press) $30.00 - 28 lavishly illustrated essays about the intersections of the history of anatomy and medicine as well as death and the macabre. Topics include the catacombs of Palermo, books bound in human skin, …
88p, color, 7"x10"
The nine completed assignments in this semester's Headmaster all seem to share a moody and phallocentric examination of goldenness - from Slava Mogutin's "Piss Rubbers" to the subtler instincts of Nathan Prouty's homophillic wearables to Chris Bogia's ornate interpretation of The Carniverous Lamb as a bejewelled sacrificial object - More than any other issue of Headmaster the diversity of the projects here also stand united as a visual thesis on queer mindsets. -EF