The Morbid Anatomy Anthology by Joanna Ebenstein & Colin Dickey (Morbid Anatomy Press) $30.00 - 28 lavishly illustrated essays about the intersections of the history of anatomy and medicine as well as death and the macabre. Topics include the catacombs of Palermo, books bound in human skin, …
Ocular Anecdotes #1
Published by Otto Press
24p, color, newsprint, 12"x15", folded to 12"x7.5"
This attractive newsprint debut from Otto Press is clearly coming out of the new wave of British design comics (...along with the work coming from the likes of Nobrow, Breakdown and Landfill Presses). Ocular Anecdotes is crisp and human- the comics of The Thought Police demonstrate an allegance to Chris Ware-style page and palatte while forging stories all its own. -EF