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, …
Transcendental Masturbation Short Comics
by Jeremy Baum
32p, color and b&w, 8.5"x11"
I like Baum's markertone horseface humans and the nearly Ellsworthian dreamland they're set to drift in. Transcendental Mastubation is a bundle of little movements, forming something larger. The fibrous handdrawn look gets thrown off occassionally by imposed computer type but by and large, something weird and wonderful is afoot here. -EF