In Ukrainian-American novelist Yuriy Tarnawsky’s new trilogy The Placebo Effect (JEF Books), the themes of alienation, abandonment, and fear of death, developed in Like Blood in Water and elaborated in The Future of Giraffes, respectively the first and second book of The Placebo Effect Trilogy, …
Stonewall Miss Venus #1
28p, color, 6.75"x10"
Stonewall Miss Venus #1 is the start of Steinberg's ambitious comics project, telling the story of the Stonewall
Riot from three different perspectives each adapted to a different style. "Miss Venus" is drawn to emulate Tarpe Mill's pulp-y Miss Fury strip and follows a young queen and her friends on her way out to the bar. Steinberg's staging is a precisely smart blend of details from both queer and comics history that run concurrently to craft a gestalt narrative that's complicated and awesome. High Recommendsss! -EF