• John, Dear is a Stunningly Well-Crafted Comic about Abusive Relationships

    John, Dear is a Stunningly Well-Crafted Comic about Abusive Relationships0

    John, Dear Laura Lannes Retrofit Comics September 2018 Content warning: This comic depicts an abusive relationship and abuse is discussed in the review. John, Dear by Laura Lannes is not an easy comic to read. In terms of construction and artistry, it should be; Lannes uses holes and a physical body’s literal descent into emptiness

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  • Man-Eaters: Chelsea Cain Comes with Claws

    Man-Eaters: Chelsea Cain Comes with Claws0

    Already a best-selling book author, Chelsea Cain stormed into comics with an Eisner-nominated run on Marvel’s Mockingbird that landed on Amazon’s best-seller list. It also infuriated a legion of internet trolls due to the now-infamous cover of issue 8 (plus the second collected trade paperback), where Bobbi Morse gazes out at the reader wearing a shirt that

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  • Leaving the Best for Last: Feminasty by Erin Gibson

    Leaving the Best for Last: Feminasty by Erin Gibson0

    Feminasty: The Complicated Woman’s Guide to Surviving the Patriarchy Without Drinking Herself to Death Erin Gibson Grand Central Publishing September 4, 2018 You know that old adage – if I don’t laugh, I’ll cry? Being a woman is hard; often-times unbearable. You have to laugh off the daily horrors or you won’t get through another

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