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, …
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