The renowned graphic-book author Joyce Brabner's Second Avenue Caper is the true story of a tight-knit group of artists and activists living in New York City in the early 1980s who found themselves on the front lines in the fight against AIDS. Struggling to understand the disease and how they …
Eye of the Majestic Creature 2 TPB
by Leslie Stein
Published by Fantagraphics Books
144p, b&w, softcover, 8"x11.5"
Leslie Stein makes comics that people should be writing essays about. Here, more than in volume 1, EOTMC doesn't shy away from trouble and pain - but it doesn't dish it out without reason either. Deeply invested in why and how life is ridiculous and still in touch with what a day is actually made of, these are comics with confounding craft and endearing depth. -EF