Dominic Umile is a writer based in Brooklyn, NY. His work has recently appeared in The Brooklyn Rail, The Chicago Reader, The Comics Journal, and more. Follow: @dominicumile | Email: email@example.com | about.me/dominicumile
Tuesday, May 28 2013
Instability underpins this maps-and-Manhattan-centric graphic novel from Charles Soule.
Tuesday, May 7 2013
Each page that comics creator Matt Kindt produces is marked by an ability to communicate nostalgia that is immediate and striking.
Wednesday, March 27 2013
A difficult new work of nonfiction graphic journalism chronicles human rights atrocities in Central Africa.
Monday, December 10 2012
In some sense, Scene of the Crime birthed the universe of grifters, drug runners, and unlucky bar flies that help make Ed Brubaker's books what they are…
Sunday, October 14 2012
Think Tank, the story of a scientist working on covert weapons development, couldn't have come at a better time.
Wednesday, November 30 2011
After a busy year of solo projects, New York City producers Travis Stewart and Praveen Sharma deal an aurally dense and lively full-length as Sepalcure.
Sunday, August 21 2011
Red Hook's Infinitirock makes instrumentals that would shut down a library.
Tuesday, July 12 2011
Kate Simko's debut full-length might have you longing for the film score fanatic in her.
Monday, May 23 2011
Early-hours techno as well as set-closers: all in a day's work for Arthur Oskan.
Wednesday, May 18 2011
Diorama is elaborate and compelling electronic music, whether or not you're familiar with the flowery context.
Monday, October 7 2013
Most of the action in Brendan Leach's graphic novel, 'Iron Bound, boils over with smashed car fenders and swollen knuckles in Newark, New Jersey.
Tuesday, July 16 2013
Gothic-styled heartbreak figures into Becky Cloonan's self-published trilogy, but that ain't the half of it.
Thursday, June 20 2013
Those paying rent at Montague Terrace tend toward paranoia, hallucinations, and occasional nastiness.
Thursday, April 25 2013
Comics artist Bryan Coyle drafts recollection and current day settings in 'Babble' with the use of powerful aesthetic shifts.
Monday, March 25 2013
A heavily circulated image of a '60s era magazine article outline says quite a bit about journalist Gay Talese.