John Pistelli

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Dave McKean, Black Dog: The Dreams of Paul Nash

Black Dog: The Dreams of Paul Nash by Dave McKean My rating: 4 of 5 stars In one of the many brilliant parables that occur throughout English artist Dave McKean’s … Continue reading

20 October 2018 · Leave a comment

Updates and Goodreads Reviews

1. My review of William Giraldi’s new novel, Hold the Dark, appears at Rain Taxi; it addresses Giraldi’s controversial criticism and includes a defense of his somewhat unfashionable aestheticism. 2. … Continue reading

9 December 2014 · Leave a comment

Dave McKean, Cages

Cages by Dave McKean My rating: 5 of 5 stars One of my favorite comics. A magical realist multimedia story of artists (Leo the painter, Angel the musician, Jonathan the … Continue reading

11 November 2014 · 1 Comment