By Kevin M. Brettauer
In an age of secrets and lies, of murder and betrayal, many look to fiction for their greatest hope of escape. How is it, then, that a comic book about the worst parts of human nature is such a joy to read?
David Lazar's 'I'll Be Your Mirror' Enlightens, Thrills, Frustrates and Bewilders
Jackie Shane: Any Other Way
Wolf Parade: Cry Cry Cry
'The Clash on the Clash' Is a Smorgasbord of Contradictions
Coil: Time Machines
Half Memoir / Half Tribute, 'Fetch' Attests to the Power of the Comic Form
Lee Gamble: Mnestic Pressure
"Dee Rees’ churning and melodramatic epic follows two families in 1940s Mississippi, one black and one white, and the wars they fight abroad and at home.