The Secret to Superhuman Strength

The Secret to Superhuman StrengthFrom the author of Fun Home, a profound graphic memoir of Bechdel's lifelong love affair with exercise, set against a hilarious chronicle of fitness fads in our times Comics and cultural superstar Alison Bechdel delivers a deeply layered story of her fascination, from childhood to adulthood, with every fitness craze to come down the pike: from Jack LaLanne in the 60s (Outlandish jumpsuit! Cantaloupe sized guns!) to t.

He existential oddness of present day spin class. Readers will see their athletic or semi active pasts flash before their eyes through an ever evolving panoply of running shoes, bicycles, skis, and sundry other gear. But the Bechdel tries to improve herself, the her self appears to be the thing in her way. She turns for enlightenment to Eastern philosophers and literary figures, including Beat writer Jack Kerouac, whose.

The Secret to Superhuman StrengthHe existential oddness of present day spin class. Readers will see their athletic or semi active pasts flash before their eyes through an ever evolving panoply of running shoes, bicycles, skis, and sundry other gear. But the Bechdel tries to improve herself, the her self appears to be the thing in her way. She turns for enlightenment to Eastern philosophers and literary figures, including Beat writer Jack Kerouac, whose.

Cyclopedia Exotica

Cyclopedia ExoticaOn.“—Carmen Maria Machado, author of In The Dream HouseFollowing the critical and popular success of Woman World—the hit Instagram comic which appeared on 25 best of the year lists—Aminder Dhaliwal returns with Cyclopedia Exotica. Also serialized on instagram to her 250,000 followers, this graphic novel showcases Dhaliwal’s quick wit and astute socio cultural criticism.Doctor’s office waiting rooms, commercials, dog parks, and dating app screenshots capture the experience.

Cyclopedia Exotica

Cyclopedia ExoticaDhaliwal created a fictitious community facing xenophobia, fetishization, and media misrepresentation. It's resonating with her thousands of Instagram followers.—Robert Ito, The New York Times“The characters in Dhaliwal’s stories sparkle. They’re tenderly rendered and their problems are real The struggle of the cyclops unfolds in metaphors for race, sexuality, gender, and disability, tangling with ideas about fetishization, interracial relationships, passing, and representati.

On.“—Carmen Maria Machado, author of In The Dream HouseFollowing the critical and popular success of Woman World—the hit Instagram comic which appeared on 25 best of the year lists—Aminder Dhaliwal returns with Cyclopedia Exotica. Also serialized on instagram to her 250,000 followers, this graphic novel showcases Dhaliwal’s quick wit and astute socio cultural criticism.Doctor’s office waiting rooms, commercials, dog parks, and dating app screenshots capture the experience.