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, …
Published by Koyama Press
48p, b&w, 7"x10"
There's nothing not to love about this issue of Lose. The parameters of DeForge's storytelling keep getting more refined as his page design gets more skewed toward visual obsessions. It's all subtle stories in an outrageous environment, a tight balance between crisp control and funky tangents. Hit list, top of the pops. -EF