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 …
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