|MADBURGER - COMICS QUESTIONING SANITY
||After surviving 10 "mad" years
in publishing, Stripburger is proud to present another special, all-English
edition. This time the subtitle is "Comics Questioning Sanity" and we're
showing off fresh, radical, non-moralizing and even humorous submissions
that will hopefully shatter the taboo called Madness. Covered by a brainstorming
painting by Matthias Lehmann, the 216 pages - with an introduction by underground
professor Wostok - are filled with stories about living with madness, madness
as a blind belief system, mad society, medical treatment and other acute
Contributing artist: Jean Bourguignon, Benoit Goesaert, Maud Cressely, Kapreles, Benjamin Monti (Belgium); Lucie Markvartova (Czech Republic), Ole Comoll Christensen (Danmark); Veiko Tammjärv (Estonia); Jyirki Heikkinen, Marko Turunen (Finland); Alex Baladi, Capucine Latrasse, Matthias Lehmann, Pakito Bolino, Gomé & Fedi, Didier Progeas (France); Dragoljub Mladenović, Miroslav Nemeth, Irena Jukić Pranjić, Emil Jurcan & Goran Cvek, Ivana Armanini & Mima Simic (Croatia); Maicol & Mirco, Diego Pagani, Rocco Lombardi, Alberto Corradi, Claudio Parentela (Italia); Miroslav Lazendić, Vladan Nikolić, Kiza, Maja Veselinovic, Wuk Palibrk, Aleksandar Opacic & Wostok, Aleksandar Zograf, Letac, Goran Delic, Lazar Jovanovic (Yugoslavia); Richard Suicide, Michael Nicoll Yahgulanaas, Leyla Majeri (Canada); Marcel Ruijters (Netherlands); Jason (Norway); Jacek Fras, Mateusz Skutnik, Marek Turek (Poland); António José Lopes, Emilia Prosot (Portugal); Andrej Stular, Ziga Aljaz, Mina Zabnikar, Koco, Ivan Mitrevski (Slovenia), Marcus Nyblom (Sweden); Tom Hart, Mac McGill & Tauno Bilsted, Madison Clell, Mike Diana, Chris Cilla, Josh Neufeld (USA).
With our co-editors, guys from the YHD association for theory and culture of handicap, we have vivisected works by over 50 artists and selected 7 winners of the contest! And the winners are: Ole Comoll Christensen, Vladan Nikolic, Gomé&Fedi, Mac McGill & Tauno Blisted, Miroslav Lazendic, Maja Veselinovic and Mateusz Skutnik.
full color cover by Matthias Lehmann, comics by over 50 artists, with biographies and e-mail contacts, all together 216 b&w pgs, 17,95 US$