"He told us, ‘you might have a record deal. If you change the name.’"
The Simpsons writing room, 1992.
Look at the size of this mook’s teeth. Pretty sure that once she’s finished her beer, he’ll unhinge his jaws and eat her whole.
i was too busy fantasizing about continuously drinking out of a beer mug that is being continuously filled by a servant of some kind, but now i see the teeth and now that’s all i see.
The Boys of Summer are about to be in your town fun in the fall! Simon Hanselmann is coming all the way from Melbourne, Australia to titelate and delight Americans with his debut comic graphic novel, Megahex. Joining him are Koyama Press cartoonists, Michael DeForge with Lose and Patrick Kyle with Distance Mover! A few other special guests will join them along the way so find your city and plunk your butt down in front of the store for a good time. There will also be a silkscreened version of the above collaboration available soon from the amazing Telegraph Gallery.
September 12th - Baltimore, MD - Atomic Books
(with Charles Burns, Ed Piskor, Noel Freibert and more!)
September 13-14th - Bethesda, MD SPX
September 15th - Charlottesville, VA - Telegraph Gallery
(with Noel Freibert)
September 16th - Philadelphia, PA - Locust Moon Comics
(with Farel Dalrymple, Annie Mok and Noel Freibert)
September 20th - Brooklyn, NY - Bergen Street Comics
(with Eleanor Davis, Jesse Reklaw, Matthew Thurber, Mark Connery, Alex Degen and Noel Freibert)
September 21st - Brooklyn, NY - Brooklyn Book Festival
September 23rd - Manhattan, NY - The New School
September 24th - Pittsburgh, PA - Copacetic Comics
(with Annie Mok and Noel Freibert)
September 27th - Columbus, OH - Kafe Kerouac
September 30th - Chicago, IL - Quimby’s
October 2nd - Minneapolis, MN - Boneshaker Books
October 4th - Las Vegas, NV - TBA
October 5th - Los Angeles, CA - Secret Headquarters
October 7th - San Francisco, CA - Mission Comics
October 9th - Portland, OR - Floating World
October 10th - Portland, OR - Gridlords
October 11th - Seattle, WA - Fantagraphics Bookstore and Gallery
(with Lane Milburn and Conor Stechschulte)
October 12th - Vancouver, BC - Pulp Fiction
(sans Simon Hanselmann)
+ With Alex Degen
Victor Hugo, Le Pendu (“Ecce”) 1854