Image of two young punks of color from James Spooner's graphic novel "The High Desert," advertising his book release party on July 16th from 6-9pm at Oak Park Brewing Company, with musical performances by Th' Losin Streaks and The Ghost Town Rebellion. All ages welcome and donations accepted at the door.

This Saturday, July 16th from 6-9pm, Oak Park Brewing will host a book release party for The High Desert, a new graphic novel by James Spooner, creator of the documentary Afro-Punk. To help celebrate, a collection of local cartoonists and zinesters will also be in attendance, including me and my friends Phil Altstatt, Amy Altstatt, and Eben Burgoon, plus performances by Th’ Losin Streaks and The Ghost Town Rebellion! Watch this space for more details!