What comes to mind when you think of Latvia? Eurovision song contest maybe? That it’s just some random country in Eastern Europe? Well scrap that. Latvia is where kuš! was founded back in 2007. So when you think of Latvia, you should most definitely think awesome comics.
They publish a range of comic anthologies, including this one which has work from artists from Latvia and beyond. The theme of this issue is ‘Life is Live’ which evokes a range of comic strips with stories of childhood, love, lessons learnt, memorable experiences and more.
Contributing artists include:
Akvilė Misevičiūtė (Lithuania), Ana Albero (Spain), Anete Melece (Latvia), Anna Vaivare (Latvia), Berliac (Argentina), Bianca Bagnarelli (Italy), Dace Sietiņa (Latvia), Dogboy (UK), HTMLflowers (USA/ Australia), Ian Andersen (USA), Inés Estrada (Mexico), Ingrīda Pičukane (Latvia), Jonny Negron (Puerto Rico/USA), Julia Gfrörer (USA), Kārlis Vītols (Latvia), König Lü.Q. (Switzerland), Liisa Kivimäe (Estonia), Līva Āboltiņa (Latvia), Maciej Sieńczyk (Poland), Maija Līduma (Latvia), Marlene Krause (Germany), Oleg Tischenkov (Russia), Rūta Briede (Latvia), Sabīne Moore (Latvia), Simon Hanselmann (Australia), Thomas Wellmann (Germany)
So get out your pocket pennies and treat yourself to a copy! Just click here or head to:
And because this awesome zine is our pick of the fortnight, you get a lovely 20% for the next 2 weeks.
Don’t say we’re not good to you!