The renowned graphic-book author Joyce Brabner's Second Avenue Caper is the true story of a tight-knit group of artists and activists living in New York City in the early 1980s who found themselves on the front lines in the fight against AIDS. Struggling to understand the disease and how they …
New Comics #3
by Patrick Kyle
Published by Mother Books
52p, riso color and b&w, 7"x10"
New Comics are always a sweet treat - and this issue was the creamy cannoli of the books I picked up at CAKE this year. The magic here is that Kyle does shapes without sacrificing story - comics that look like paintings and read like experimental fiction, consistently pushing forward the borders of awesome. -EF