MK Czerwiec’s (pronounced sir-wick) new book Taking Turns (Penn State University Press) shares the story of Unit 371, a shining example of excellence in the treatment and care of patients. Unit 371 was a community for thousands of patients and families affected by HIV and AIDS and the people …
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