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 …
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