Optic Nerve #14 by Adrian Tomine (D&Q) $6.95 - Optic Nerve 14 brings Adrian Tomine’s multifaceted, expressive cartooning to a new peak with two stories and a bonus autobiographical strip. “Killing and Dying” is about a father’s struggles to be supportive: it centers on parenthood, …
by Leanna Perry
16p, b&w on color paper, 4.25"x6"
What initially looks -as the title suggests- like total chaos, soon reveals patterns and repeated themes. Drawings spill over onto the next page, and words of encouragement pepper the zine. Drawings shift and mix media to create -and often negate depth. Let's go! -NB