Zizobotchi Papers: volume 1, winter, 2015 (Baker & Brady), is the premier issue of a journal dedicated to the novella. Jeff Phillips and Daniel Gerald Mac Rae, who previously collaborated together at Three Leaves Theatre on a variety of stage productions, have teamed up again to launch a …
Published by Most Ancient
24p, b&w, screenprinted cover, sewn binding, 8.5"x8.5"
With issue #3, the landscape of Scaffold comes into focus, and with it, a more cohesive grasp of the epic structures on display. Hearty science fiction, told through ant-farm page navigations, Most Ancient lets the winding and encrusted multilayer scaffolding take front-and-center. Reminds me of the sense of magic tucked into the navigation of early video games, where a throbbing pixel landscape somehow tapped directly into some deep inner mindterror. -EF