A political graphic novel that tells the life story of Victor Evertor, head of EATU, a pollution-spewing, people-crunching multi-national and shows how this developmentally arrested corporate titan amalgamated power. A satirical treatment of the past six decades of American culture that connects the dots between personal pathology and the plight of the planet. Victor Evertor's dream is our nightmare.
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Beverly Red is a fine arts graduate of Bennington College, an environmental activist, a Forest Watch board of directors officer, and a multi-media, political artist. Mitch Hall is a sociologist with degrees from Columbia University and the University of Chicago. He is the author, editor and translator of many publications, and co-author of The Healing Drum: African Wisdom Teachings.Review:
"...opens a peephole into the souls of the madmen who guide modern society. Chilling and enlightening." -- John Taylor Gatto, author
"...raises profound questions about how capitalism can warp a personality...a unique contribution to our understanding..." -- Gerard Colby and Charlotte Dennett, authors
"...witty and often sadly on target, and it raises important questions about the environmental and human cost of affluence." -- Washington Post Book World, August 12, 2001
...awesome...I love the drawings and the comic twist...a strong statement... -- Carrie Koester, college student
...provocative arguments about the intersection of capitalism, consumerism, and individuality that command our attention and challenge our thinking. -- Robert Buchanan, history professor
I had to read it more than once to catch everything. There is so much in it. -- John Douglas, computer animator
We need this kind of humor to spread the word that destruction of our earth...is not okay with us. -- Apryl Martin, herbalist
Your book is very clever. It certainly covers a lot of ground very succinctly. -- Ellen Vierick, environmentalist grandmother
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Book Description Peace Quest, 2001. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0970809298
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