In a series of essays and comics that are at once academic and intimate, cartoonists Jane Mai and An Nguyen delve into Lolita subculture and their relationship with it. Empowering and beautiful, yet inescapably linked to consumerism, the Rococo-inspired fashion is indulgent and sublime, pretty and r..
Baxter delivers a delicious stew of pulp adventure novels, highbrow hijinks, and outright absurdity: lonesome cowboys confront modern art, brave men tremble before moussaka, and schoolgirls hoard hashish. This new selection of Baxter’s work brings together highlights from all parts of his long caree..
Not suitable for all audiences. Keep out of reach of children. Not to use after midnight. Recommended to all mothers and fathers who have ever fantasized about throwing their children out the window; those who love jokes about cannibalism, incest, sex, death, and any imaginable sin. / No apto para ..
This work gathers material from the newspaper La Nación between 2006 and 2011, covering the great events that occurred to Liniers in that period, but also small details of his daily life. An approach full of sensitivity, intelligence, and humor. / Cosas que te pasan si estás vivo, que reúne materia..
Here are four stories of Liniers, two of them unpublished and two others published as part of the comic strip of Macanudo de La Nación, inspired by the famous Argentinian poet, the singer Tom Waits, and cartoonists Shel Silverstein and Edward Gorey. / He aquí cuatro relatos de Liniers, dos de ellos..
After conquering 34RTH as the greatest robot war hero, then saving it from invading aliens, D4VE's next campaign gets political! In the wake of a robo-political assassination, D4VE begins a presidential campaign. A hip new startup has other plans for robot society and creates the perfect political r..
J. proudly carries her surname of Moroccan origin even though its strange. When she was a child her father, an immigrant, left home and she has not heard from him since. A story of a family told through fragments and memories of all the members. Can buried feelings change the opinion we have about t..
Sydney seems like a normal 15-year-old. She hangs out underneath the bleachers, listens to music, and argues with her annoying little brother ? but she also has a few secrets. Like how she’s in love with her best friend Dina, the bizarreness of her father's death, and those painful telekinetic power..
Killing and Dying is a stunning showcase of the possibilities of the graphic novel medium and a wry exploration of loss, creative ambition, identity, and family dynamics. With this work, Adrian Tomine reaffirms his place as one of the great voices of modern American literature. / Adrian Tomine reaf..
A Brief History of the Art Form Known as Hortisculpture details the destruction of a vital new art form in short comic strips. Translated, from the Japanese is a lush, full-color display of storytelling through still images. Killing and Dying centers on mortality and stand-up comedy. In six darkly f..
A graphic horror novel set in post-war Japan. A soldier who returns crippled from the war ends up killing his own daughter. A disturbed surgeon becomes a copy of Dr. Frankenstein. A woman protecting her daughters from extreme poverty accepts a job in a decadent brothel that ends up being the owner. ..
From breathtaking stop-action animation to bittersweet modern fairy tales, filmmaker Tim Burton has become known for his unique visual brilliance -- witty and macabre at once. Now he gives birth to a cast of gruesomely sympathetic children. / En La melancólica muerte de Chico Ostra, Tim Burton nos ..