After San Francisco's new mayor announced imminent plans to "clean up" downtown with a new corporate "dot com corridor" and arts district--featuring the new headquarters of Twitter and Burning Man--curators Erick Lyle and Chris Johanson brought over 100 artists and activists together with …
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