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, …
Crass Sophisticate #32 Sports
48p, b&w, 6.75"x10.25"
OH GOOD GOD. Maniac-cousins Josh and Justin cook up a scheme to unravel Chicago sports culture one homophobic Cubbies fan at a time: through the recruitment and meteoric rise of flamin' gay baseball phenom, Piven Jeremy. Crass Sophisticate looks (and is) sooper-crude and that's where it's power lies - this is some of my favorite outrageousness going on in comics today, pitch-perfect madcap, no-holds-barred revenge of the nerds. HEARTS. -EF