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Issue #6: Small Worlds

Adrian Pijoan looks into the latest research about what is destroying the world’s coral reefs and how they might be saved. Bill Volk finds an unlikely hero...amongst Furries! JTW shows us the mysterious world of outsider artist Henry Darger and his Vivian Girls. Finally, Jackie Roche takes a closer look at a historical coincidence involving a Booth and a Lincoln.

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Issue #5: Hard Work

Andy Warner returns with a story about fighting to legalize  sex work in San Francisco. Emi Gennis digs up the painful history of the Radium Girls of the 1930s. Erik Thurman and Josh Kramer have two shorter stories about South Korean coffee shops and a cookie food truck, respectively.

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Issue #4: Distress

New Yorker cartoonist Matt Diffee races with rattlesnakes. Josh Kramer explores the devastation of Washington D.C.’s derecho storm. Darryl Holliday and E. N. Rodriguez return to document the undocumented. Colin Tedford tells the story of a morris dancing miracle. Jess Ruliffson shows unseeable wounds with a veteran at Walter Reed hospital.

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Issue #3

Darryl Holliday and E. N. Rodriguez show us a jailhouse wedding. Ethan Leners interviews an art student. Josh Kramer looks at Washington D.C.’s plastic bag law.
Featured cartoonist Andy Warner seeks the truth about Lebanese billionaire Rafik Harari.

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Issue #2

More ski jumping and summer rock camp from Josh Kramer. Bill Volk talks beer with the Pittsburgh brewing company. Finally, graphic novelist James Sturm and collaborator Katherine Roy diary a day-in-the-life of a gubernatorial candidate in Vermont.

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Issue #1

Two stories by Editor Josh Kramer, reported and drawn in the Upper Valley of Vermont and New Hampshire. Follow a high school ski jumping team through their winter season. Then meet an apple farmer who makes old-fashioned hard apple cider.

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Copacetic Comics - Pittsburgh, PA
Atomic Books - Baltimore, MD
Politics & Prose - Washington, D.C.
SMASH! - Washington, D.C.
Big Planet Comics - D.C., MD, VA
The Beguiling - Toronto, ON
Mission: Comics & Art - San Francisco, CA
Fantastic Comics - Berkeley, CA
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