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Last Gasp Staff Picks For January 2015

( January 22, 2015 ) We're starting the year off right with the return of Staff Picks! Which books will emerge victorious? Read on to find out. Read the rest.

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Shunga: Japanese Erotic Art

( January 15, 2015 ) Are you a fan of beautifully-rendered smut from the 17th - 19th century? Shunga: Aesthetics of Japanese Erotic Art by Ukiyo-e Masters is an answered prayer for fans of art history, smut, and Japanese culture. Read the rest.

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Zap Comix at City Lights: Thursday, January 22nd

( January 14, 2015 ) Underground comix legends Robert Williams, Paul Mavrides, and Victor Moscoso will be appearing as part of the The Complete Zap Comix release party at City Lights in San Francisco on Thursday, Jan. 22nd, 7pm - 9pm. Moderated by Ron Turner and Gary Groth. Read the rest.

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Cancer Is Hilarious: Terminally Illin' Is Available Now

( January 12, 2015 ) Cancer isn't funny... it's hilarious. Featuring artwork by Jon Solo & Jade Takushi, Terminally Illin' is Kaylin Andres' cancer story: part autobiography, part magical realism, peppered with pop culture send-ups and unafraid of an abundance of puns. Read the rest.

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Ron Turner Weighs In On Charlie Hebdo

( January 9, 2015 ) "If you're not offending somebody, you're not doing your job". Ron Turner chats with KQED Arts about the shooting at France's Charlie Hebdo and the goal of satire. Read the rest.

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