Ducks (GraphicNovel, 2022, Drawn & Quarterly) 5 stars

Before there was Kate Beaton, New York Times bestselling cartoonist of Hark! A Vagrant, there …

looking back at what we laugh away to get through

4 stars

How can men be so crass, so misogynistic, so violent, when transplanted to the extreme environs of capitalist extraction far from anyplace recognizable as home? Documentary reflection after anguished disillusion and mistreatment, drolly told.