Monthly Archives: September 2014

The Electrifying Conclusion, not

Note: this post was originally published on thesnipenews.com on Sept 20 2014. The end, when it came, came suddenly. It was no “electrifying conclusion,” as the 2004 farewell tour was called. On Thursday, Sept 18, Guided by Voices issued a statement that…

Polina by Bastien Vives

Bastien Vives' graphic novel Polina

Polina, a graphic novel by French cartoonist Bastien Vives, was released in a translated version by Jonathan Cape in January of this year. I recently received a copy in the mail, so maybe the book is just reaching Canadian bookstores and online retailers.…