Forward — Jacob Lawrence

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Mutants — Gely Korzhev

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A review of Ishmael Reed’s Yellow Back Radio Broke-Down

Signals — Edward Wadsworth

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The Struggle — Purvis Young

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Dream of December 21, 1929 (Self-Portrait) — Valentine Hugo

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Saint Valentine — Jean Hugo

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The Triumph of the Guillotine in Hell – Nicolas-Antoine Taunay

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The Struggle — Bob Thompson

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Triumfator — Geliy Korzhev

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Homage to Van Gogh — Francis Bacon

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Sunday Comics 

A Krazy Kat strip by George Herriman. The scan is from Krazy Kat by George Herriman, Henry Holt and Company, 1946.

FALLOUT PROTECTION FOR…

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My wife’s grandmother recently passed away and my wife took a bunch of her old photos and papers, including this DOD pamphlet from 1966. The scan above is the back cover/front cover. Here’s the first inside page, with a cheerful note from LBJ:

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Here’s my favorite section:

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Sir Charles, Alias Willie Harris — Barkley L. Hendricks

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Symbolically Loaded — Glen Baxter

'To me the window is still a symbolically loaded motif' Drawled Cody 1978 by Glen Baxter born 1944

Tuxedo — Jean-Michel Basquiat

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Le Roi a La Chasse II — Kehinde Wiley

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