Whatever

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Whatever showcases a remarkable collection of humorous and beautifully drawn short stories by Ignatz-nominated and Xeric Award-winning artist Karl Stevens. Set in the world of young artists, dreamers, drinkers, layabouts and dime-store deep thinkers of bohemian Allston, Massachusetts, the strips – originally published in The Phoenix, Boston’s leading alternative weekly – are revealing snapshots of real-life urban America at the dawn of the 21st century. In addition to The Phoenix strips, Whatever features a number of exquisite color pieces expertly rendered in watercolor.

ISBN: 9781934460030

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Whatever showcases a remarkable collection of humorous and beautifully drawn short stories by Ignatz-nominated and Xeric Award-winning artist Karl Stevens. Set in the world of young artists, dreamers, drinkers, layabouts and dime-store deep thinkers of bohemian Allston, Massachusetts, the strips – originally published in The Phoenix, Boston’s leading alternative weekly – are revealing snapshots of real-life urban America at the dawn of the 21st century. In addition to The Phoenix strips, Whatever features a number of exquisite color pieces expertly rendered in watercolor.

Karl Stevens (born November 21, 1978 in Concord, Massachusetts) is a graphic novelist and painter. His first book, Guilty, was published in 2004 with a grant from the Xeric Foundation. He is also the author of Whatever (2008) and The Lodger (2010). His comic strips have appeared since 2005 in the alternative newsweekly the Boston Phoenix.

“Whatever is a remarkable collection of humorous and beautifully-drawn short stories set in the world of young artists, dreamers, drinkers, layabouts and dime-store deep thinkers of bohemian Allston, Massachusetts, the strips are revealing snapshots of real-life urban America at the dawn of the 21st century…” — Michael R. Murray, The Celebrity Cafe

128 page black and white and 12 pages in color paperback with color covers.
Alternative Comics, 2008

Additional information

Weight11 oz
Dimensions10 × 7 × 0.125 in
by

Karl Stevens

ISBN

1934460036

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