My review of NYRB’s reissue of Saul Steinberg’s Labyrinth is up at The Comics Journal. First paragraph: First published in 1960 and back in print again from the New York Review of Books, Saul Steinberg’s The Labyrinth condenses the modern and the mythic into 250 pages of strange… Read More
Untitled, 1959 by Saul Steinberg (1914-1999). From The Labyrinth.
Untitled, c. 1957-60 by Saul Steinberg (1914-1999). From The Labyrinth.
Saul Steinberg’s The Labyrinth is new in print again from NYRB, this time with a new introduction by novelist Nicholson Baker. The book is simply gorgeous. My eight-year-old son immediately asked if he might read it (he has been on a sort of comix probation since… Read More
For the past few days I’ve felt as if I would never put one word after another again, that I would never put together a sentence, string together clauses and sling them out into the world. This previous statement is hyperbole and I am silly—but… Read More