#NewStuff! . . #quimbys #quimbysbookstore #quimbysbookstorechicago A post shared by Quimbys Bookstore (@quimbysbookstore) on Mar 9, 2018 at 10:11am PST Why Art? by Eleanor Davis (Fantagraphics) $14.99 - Davis unpacks critical and positive concepts of art, whether it's …
48 pages, black & white with two-color cover, 5.5" x 8.5"
DiFronzo's deft pencil traces her path through some particularly gruesome territory -- her own experiences being diagnosed with and treated for Hodgkin's lymphoma, and the crisis of mortality it provokes. Reads like a diary of a slow-motion train wreck, with time taken to note the beauty of every shard of broken glass. Many-faceted gems like this are precisely why Satan, in His benevolence, granted us the gift of autobio comics as a consolation prize for eternal life! ~GS