(1999)

Autonomedia, 1999 Series
Published in English (United States) United States
 
Price
[none]
Pages
332
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Autonomedia
Brand
Autonomedia
ISBN
1-57027-054-6 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
9781570270543 90000
Editing
?
Color
Black & White Interior with Color Cover
Dimensions
11" x 8.5" (27.94 cm x 21.59 cm)
Binding
Softcover

Issue Notes

No price on the cover

A Story of People in Struggle (Table of Contents)

cover / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Seth Tobocman
Inks
Seth Tobocman
Colors
?
Letters
Seth Tobocman

Indexer Notes

Wraparound cover

War in the Neighborhood (Table of Contents: 1)

credits, title page / 5 pages (report information)

Pencils
Seth Tobocman
Inks
Seth Tobocman
Letters
typeset

Characters
Malcolm X

Indexer Notes

Title page with four illustrations from the interior stories; a brief blurb on Tobocman accompanied by an illustration; title and publisher page with a full-page illustration; Disclaimer, acknowledgements, copyright and publisher info accompanied by an illustration of Malcolm X; table of contents

Introduction (Table of Contents: 2)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Luc Sante
Pencils
Seth Tobocman; Junius Henri Browne
Inks
Seth Tobocman; Junius Henri Browne
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

The text is accompanied by full page negative-image backgrounds taken from the interior; also included is a Junius Henri Brown illustration titled "Architectural Contrasts, New York, 1864."

Chapter One (Table of Contents: 3)

credits, title page / 1 page (report information)

Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Accompanied by a Rolling Stones lyric

The People United (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script
Seth Tobocman
Pencils
Seth Tobocman
Inks
Seth Tobocman
Letters
Seth Tobocman

Characters
Johnny Liverpool; Jane Doe
Reprints

Indexer Notes

"Photo reference provided by City Limits, Lower East Side Anti-Displacement Center, Alan Kronstadt and Lori Rizzo. Book reference: Low Life, by Luc Sante, Palante (the story of the Young Lords Party), Squatters Handbook, Squatting: The Real Story, Sweat Equity Urban Homesteading)."

Nine-Tenths of the Law (Table of Contents: 5)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Raphael Bueno
Letters
typeset

Chapter Two (Table of Contents: 6)

credits, title page / 1 page (report information)

Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Accompanied by quotes from The Clash, Sister Sheba and Elmer Lang.

The Freedom to Walk the Park at Midnight (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Seth Tobocman
Pencils
Seth Tobocman
Inks
Seth Tobocman; Samantha Berger; Lasante Holland; Rebecca Minnich; Barbara Lee; Ursula O'Steen
Letters
Seth Tobocman

Characters
Steve; Rocky; Ed Koch
Keywords
New York City; Squatters; Tompkins Square Park Riot

Indexer Notes

"Photo reference: the daily papers, John Penley, Barbara Lee, Paul Kniesel, Andrew Grossman, Peter LeVasseur, Betsy Herzog, William Comfort, Johannes Kroemer"

Chapter Three (Table of Contents: 8)

credits, title page / 1 page (report information)

Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Accompanied by a quote from Mao Tse-Tung

The Tragedy of 319 East 8th Street (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 28 pages (report information)

Script
Seth Tobocman
Pencils
Seth Tobocman
Inks
Peter Kuper (assistant); Seth Tobocman
Letters
Seth Tobocman; Lisa Barnstone (assistant); Sabrina Jones (assistant)

Characters
Jesus; The Maestro; Scarlet O'Hara; Rhett Butler; St. Joan; Comrade Lawyer; Plymouth Rock 'n Roll; Yours Truly [Seth Tobocman]; The Witch; Open Mike; Pontius Pilot; Jorge Brandon; Rosemary Walls; Rex; Maureen; The European; Sue; Doctor; Officer; The Judge
Reprints

Indexer Notes

"Photo reference: Paul Garin, John Penley, Myron of E. 13th St., Mitch Corber"

Chapter Four (Table of Contents: 10)

credits, title page / 1 page (report information)

Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Accompanied by a quote from the League of Homeless Youth (1933)

Tent City (Table of Contents: 11)

comic story / 26 pages (report information)

Script
Seth Tobocman
Pencils
Seth Tobocman
Inks
Seth Tobocman
Letters
Seth Tobocman

Characters
Casanova; Ronald Reagan; Keith Thompson; Keith's Son; John; Seth Tobocman; Fran; Justice; Artie; Scorch; Terry; Jack Kemp
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The artwork is mostly in pencil. "Photo reference: John Penley, Andrew Lichtenstein, The Shadow, Impact Visuals, Paper Tiger TV, Takeover. Journalistic reference: Sarah Ferguson"

Chapter Five (Table of Contents: 12)

credits, title page / 1 page (report information)

Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Accompanied by a quote from Diane DiPrima

Siege (Table of Contents: 13)

comic story / 30 pages (report information)

Script
Seth Tobocman
Pencils
Seth Tobocman
Inks
Seth Tobocman
Letters
Seth Tobocman

Characters
Tia Scott; Seth Tobocman; Rage; Ed Koch; Old Girlfriend; The Super
Reprints

Chapter Six (Table of Contents: 14)

credits, title page / 1 page (report information)

Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Accompanied by a quote from Mumia Abu-Jamal

Fortress of the Spirit (Table of Contents: 15)

comic story / 82 pages (report information)

Script
Seth Tobocman
Pencils
Seth Tobocman
Inks
Seth Tobocman
Letters
Seth Tobocman

Characters
El Coco que Habla [Jorge Brandon]; Rock; Bomb; Tony; Pam; Chris Henry; Barbara; Dave; Pontius Pilot; Rage; The Maestro; Miriam Friedlander; David Dinkins; Ed Koch; Bill Lynch; Joe; Seth Tobocman; Fran; Rene; Taz; Luna; Tito; Father Kuhn; Terry; Video Artist; Joan; Java; Rom; Mike Carfew

Indexer Notes

"This chapter owes a great deal to Clayton Patterson, whose videos provided much needed photo reference. Other photo reference from: John Penley, Paul Garin, Andrew Lichenstein, David Sorcher, Shadow Press, Impact Visuals, Marianne Goldschneider, Mike Scott, Mitch Corber, Anton Vandalen, Paul Kniesel, Chris Flash (Shadow Press), Frank Luck"

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 16)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Seth Tobocman
Inks
Seth Tobocman
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What a relief! I feel like a soldier and I look like a thief.

Indexer Notes

Large illustration accompanied by a quote from The Clash.

Chapter Seven (Table of Contents: 17)

credits, title page / 1 page (report information)

Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Accompanied by a quote from the bible.

House Rules (Table of Contents: 18)

comic story / 39 pages (report information)

Script
Seth Tobocman
Pencils
Seth Tobocman
Inks
Seth Tobocman; Barbara Lee; Samantha Berger; Rebecca Minnich; Ursula O'Steen
Letters
Seth Tobocman

Characters
Roger; Terry Taylor; Seth Tobocman; Zen; The European; Greg; Andy; Artie; Piranha; Barb; Rage; Scortch; Joan; Carlos; Jack; Justice; Jesus; The Survivor; Dollar; Dave; Anna; Xavier Muhamed; Sheraton; Father Kuhn

Indexer Notes

"Photo reference: Sarah Teitler, Marianne Goldshneider, Clayton Patterson, Andrew Lichtenstein, David Socher, John Penley, Paul Kniesel, Barbara Lee, Susan Goodrich, Sarah Hogarth, Steve Ashmore, Survival Without Rent, Bjorg"

Chapter Eight (Table of Contents: 19)

credits, title page / 1 page (report information)

Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Accompanied by a quote from Stephen Prophet

Memorial Day Provocation (Table of Contents: 20)

comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script
Seth Tobocman
Pencils
Seth Tobocman
Inks
Seth Tobocman; Laird Ogden
Letters
Seth Tobocman

Characters
Tony; Seth Tobocman; Grady Alexis; Grey Poupon; Roger Manning; Fran; David Dinkins; Java; Bird; Barb; Joel Myers; John Potok; Kenny Tolias; Antonio Pagan
Reprints

Indexer Notes

"Photo reference: Paul Garin, Clayton Patterson, Paper Tiger IV, Shadow Press, Barbara Lee, John Penley, Jack Dawkins. The last page is a collaboration among Seth Tobocman, Zenzele Browne and Barbara Lee."

Chapter Nine (Table of Contents: 21)

credits, title page / 1 page (report information)

Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Accompanied by a quote from Women's Revolutionary Law of the EZLN

Kicking in Joan's Door (Table of Contents: 22)

comic story / 25 pages (report information)

Script
Seth Tobocman
Pencils
Seth Tobocman
Inks
Seth Tobocman
Letters
Seth Tobocman

Characters
Joan; Guy; Blood; Axel; Rage; Utopia; Seth; Mark
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The story has an additional page not included in the original. The border illustrations that were on the top and bottom of the original are not included. "Photo reference: Sarah Teitler, Barbara Lee"

Chapter Ten (Table of Contents: 23)

credits, title page / 1 page (report information)

Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Accompanied by a quote from Clausewitz

Eviction (Table of Contents: 24)

photo story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Penley (photo); Chris Egan (photo); Scott Seabolt (photo)
Inks
John Penley (photo); Chris Egan (photo); Scott Seabolt (photo)
Letters
typeset

Conclusion (Table of Contents: 25)

credits, title page / 1 page (report information)

Letters
typeset

War in the Neighborhood (Table of Contents: 26)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Seth Tobocman
Pencils
Seth Tobocman
Inks
Seth Tobocman
Letters
Seth Tobocman

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. A Story of People in Struggle
  2. 1. War in the Neighborhood
  3. 2. Introduction
  4. 3. Chapter One
  5. 4. The People United
  6. 5. Nine-Tenths of the Law
  7. 6. Chapter Two
  8. 7. The Freedom to Walk the Park at Midnight
  9. 8. Chapter Three
  10. 9. The Tragedy of 319 East 8th Street
  11. 10. Chapter Four
  12. 11. Tent City
  13. 12. Chapter Five
  14. 13. Siege
  15. 14. Chapter Six
  16. 15. Fortress of the Spirit
  17. 16. ["What a relief! I feel like a soldier and I look like a thief."]
  18. 17. Chapter Seven
  19. 18. House Rules
  20. 19. Chapter Eight
  21. 20. Memorial Day Provocation
  22. 21. Chapter Nine
  23. 22. Kicking in Joan's Door
  24. 23. Chapter Ten
  25. 24. Eviction
  26. 25. Conclusion
  27. 26. War in the Neighborhood
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