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, …
The Grassy Knoll
by Nick Drnaso
Published by Oily Comics
10p, color, 7"x8.5"
Drnaso's comics burrow deep into the toxicity of social caste, exploring its inane rules of "winning" and "losing" and the underlying potential for violence. The Grassy Knoll, a short, uncomfortable story
about a roadside cleanup crew circumnavigates the whole sick mess with a well tuned sense of understated awful. -EF