Listing Tag: history

Stitchin’ Time!

STITCHIN’ TIME! is a ridiculous historical fiction based on factual medical history. For the first time ever, Celsus and Galen team up to stitch a disemboweled gladiator back together!

Pantheon

The most important myth in Ancient Egypt is faithfully retold in glorious color! Horus, son of Isis, vows bloody revenge on his Uncle Set for the murder and usurpation of his Pharaoh father. Based on elements from various versions of the famous Osiris myth, Hamish Steele has resurrected this fantastic story in all its symbolic More Info »

Baddawi

Baddawi is a coming-of-age story about a young boy named Ahmad struggling to find his place in the world. Raised in a refugee camp called Baddawi in northern Lebanon, Ahmad is just one of the thousands of Palestinians who fled their homeland after the war in 1948 established the state of Israel. In this visually More Info »

Teenage Rebels: Stories of Successful High School Activists From the Little Rock 9 to the Class of Tomorrow

Teenage Rebels provides a glimpse into the laws, policies, and political struggles that have shaped the lives of American high school students over the last one hundred years. Through dozens of case studies, Dawson Barrett recounts the strikes, marches, and picket lines of teens all over the U.S. as they demand better textbooks, start recycling More Info »

The Index No. 6: Woolf

The sixth issue in an ongoing comic serial that follows John and Susan through historical dreamscapes as they struggle to build a universal index. In this issue Virginia Woolf thwarts Susan’s quest for meaning with tragedy and literary devices. B&W, 5.5″ x 7.5″, 16 pages

Antstrophobia

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Tragic Relief 17, Witch

Based on both Scottish folklore and historical record, Witch is the story of two women who disguised themselves as men, known as ‘Mr. Dickson’ and ‘Mr. Peterson’,in order to become witch finders during the English Civil Wars. b+w, 20 pages, full color cover

Beyond the Surface

Beyond the Surface takes the reader on a journey from the center of the Earth to its highest peaks, applauding the achievements of brave men and women who have pushed the very limits of human endurance throughout the centuries. From Empedocles to Hillary; from the cave paintings of Lascaux to the “human fish” of Ljubljana; More Info »

The Complete Brief Histories of Everyday Objects

The first collected edition of the complete run of Stumptown Comic Arts Award nominated webcomic, Brief Histories of Everyday Objects. Toothbrushes! Kitty litter!! Ball point pens!!! Et cetera!!!