FOREST — Art Direction & Graphic Design

The Drama: Issue 09

Editor and Creative Director Joel Speasmaker

Associate Editor Travis Robertson

Assistant Editor Max Hubenthal

Contributing Art Director Archie Lee Coates IV

Contributing Art Director Ron Thompson

Copy Editor Mike Ball


“Why Do They Hate Us So Much?”

Wrap-around cover and extensive feature with Henrik Drescher, including a conversation with friend and artist Chris McKimmie as well as several unpublished works, notebook illustrations, and collages — A look at the exhibition Wunderground: Providence, 1995 to the Present — A rare conversation and feature on an integral part of the Providence art scene, Brian Chippendale, conducted by publisher and critic Dan Nadel — Ira Booker speaks with Bill Griffith about the twentieth year in syndication of his critically acclaimed comic strip Zippy the Pinhead — How-to lesson from Andrew Jeffrey Wright — Tortoise tour diary in Brazil — A short story by Adam Levin, with illustrations by Keith Jones — Comics by Leif Parsons, Tom Kaczynski, Sabine Allaire, Peter Thompson, Matthew Thurber, Vanessa Davis, Zak Sally, David Abbott, Bendik Kaltenborn, Laura Park, Max Hubenthal, Nicolas Robel, Christopher Norris, Marc Bell, Mark Burrier, Mike Ball, Derek M. Ballard, Lori D., Alex Lukas, & Travis Robertson — Contributions from Luke Ramsey & Peter Taylor, Adam Baumgold, karlssonwilker, inc., Stanley Donwood, Christopher Collette, Russell Kleyn and more.