Book Review: The Clothing of Books by Jhumpa Lahiri

"Dressing a book is an art, there's no doubt." How do you clothe a book? In this deeply personal reflection, Pulitzer Prize–winning author Jhumpa Lahiri explores the art of the book jacket from the perspectives of both reader and writer. Probing the complex relationships between text and image, author and designer, and art and commerce, … Continue reading Book Review: The Clothing of Books by Jhumpa Lahiri

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Book Review: Pukiusap by Liv Strömquist / Beverly W. Siy

Pukiusap is a funny, informative and brave comic book by Swedish artist Liv Strömquist translated into Filipino by Beverly W. Siy. Originally published as Kunskapens frukt, Strömquist’s book is definitely a must-read with its fun and upbeat artwork serving as the perfect medium to discuss the rather controversial topic of the evolution of female sexuality … Continue reading Book Review: Pukiusap by Liv Strömquist / Beverly W. Siy