What Nerve!: Alternative Figures in American Art, 1960 to the Present by Dan Nadel, Dominic Molon, Roger Brown and Robert Cozzolino (RISD Museum of Art/D.A.P) $40.00 - What Nerve! reveals a hidden history of American figurative painting, sculpture and popular imagery. It documents and/or restages …
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