My Dirty Dumb Eyes

My Dirty Dumb Eyes

Book - 2013 | 1st ed.
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This boook introduces the author/artist as a cartoonist/humorist/stalker for an audience that likes its humor idiosyncratic, at times anthropomorphic or scatological, often uncomfortable, and always sharp witted. Her world vision is intricately rendered in a full spectrum of color, unapologetically gorgeous and intensely bizarre. With movie reviews, tips for her readers, laugh-out-loud lists and short pieces such as "Rumors I've Heard About Anna Wintour," and "The Secret Lives of Chefs," Hanawalt's comedy shines, making the quotidian silly and surreal, flatulent and facetious.
Publisher: New York : Drawn & Quarterly, 2013.
Edition: 1st ed.
ISBN: 9781770461161
1770461167
Branch Call Number: 741.56973 HANAW
Characteristics: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 24 cm

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redtayres
Sep 11, 2017

After consuming Lisa Hanawalt's "My Dirty Dumb Eyes" I found myself wanting to read through everything she's ever written/drawn. Ribald and bawdy and perversely humorous, I loved it. Give me more Lisa Hanawalt!

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librarianguish
Apr 08, 2017

Why has nobody told me about Lisa Hanawalt before? I'm so disappointed with my friends, they should have known better.

Very funny and bizarre - love the movie reviews and animals in hats!

AL_LESLEY Nov 16, 2016

Wow... I wish I could put my most random and perverted thoughts on paper and have them be so weirdly entertaining.

Cynthia_N Apr 20, 2015

Quirky and funny!

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Persnickety77
Nov 24, 2014

this woman is hilarious. and her drawings are pretty out there -- like sexy animal/people hybrids and badgers with NASCAR hats and people using hand mixers as sex toys out there. i totally loved it.

jennrose Jan 17, 2014

What a quirky delight! Hanawalt is a genius of the offbeat variety. She is hilarious! I love the insane, colorful artwork and she is so crazily imaginative. If you enjoy the comics of Dan Clowes (sans the cynicism), or if you are a David Sedaris fan, you may very well enjoy this artist. If you are a fan of the TV show MR SHOW with David Cross, this gal will be up your alley. What a pleasant surprise this turned out to be. For those who appreciate bizarre imagination and humor, this one's for you!

SkycycleX2 Oct 29, 2013

This is really unique, clever, individually hilarious words and art. Reading "My Dirty Dumb Eyes" is like seeing a really funny and quirky stand up. If you want some and bizarre laughs look for Lisa Hanawalt.

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ThomasLove
Aug 25, 2013

This book is lewd, graphic, and highly entertaining. I loved the movie review notes. Ms Hanawalt sure knows how to draw horses doing silly stuff. The full page illustrations look as if a young demon drew them on its nursery wall. Strawberry chewing tobacco for the brain.

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