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, …
Mimi and the Wolves Act 1 The Dream
56p, b&w, screenprinted cover, 5.5"x8.5"
Alabaster's new comic is so smart and so pretty, I love it in the way that I love Moomins. The story is about a forthright cateyed animal, Mimi, and her dream-guided encounters with an undomestic scene of beasts and goddesses. The drawings are tremendous- clear and emotional- and although the design is outright adorable, the story never shies away from tension or conflict. Fantastic! -EF