Bitch Planet /
by DeConnick, Kelly Sue [author.]; De Landro, Valentine [artist.]; Wilson, Robert, IV [artist.]; Peter, Cris [colorist.]; Cowles, Clayton [letterer.].Material type: BookPublisher: Berkeley, CA : Image Comics, -<>Description: volumes <1-2> : color illustrations ; 26 cm.ISBN: 9781632153661; 1632153661; 9781632157171; 1632157179; 9780606378147; 0606378146.Subject(s): Women prisoners -- Comic books, strips, etc | Penal colonies -- Comic books, strips, etc | Science fiction -- Comic books, strips, etc
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Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:
"... one of themost unique and subversive artifacts of pop culture in recent memory." - Salon.com <br> <br> "Seldom do comics burstonto the scene and shatter our worldview by being entirely poignant, raw, andcaptivating - but then, most comics aren't Bitch Panet ." - Entertainment Weekly <br> <br> EisnerAward-nominated writer Kelly Sue DeConnick ( Pretty Deadly , CaptainMarvel ) and Valentine De Landro ( X-Factor ) team up to bring you thepremiere volume of Bitch Planet , a deliciously vicious riff onwomen-in-prison sci-fi exploitation. <br> <br> Ina future just a few years down the road in the wrong direction, a woman'sfailure to comply with her patriarchal overlords will result in exile to themeanest penal planet in the galaxy. When the newest crop of fresh femmes arrive,can they work together to stay alive or will hidden agendas, crooked guards, andthe deadliest sport on (or off!) Earth take them to theirmaker? <br> <br>
Statement of responsibility from book 1.
Originally published in magazine form as Bitch Planet
"Content Advisory: The following is a flashback issue, covering the events that led to Meiko Maki's incarceration. It contains plot elements and images relating to sexual assault." - Book 2, page 5 of cover.
v. 1 Extraordinary machine -- v.2 President bitch. -- v.3 Tripple feature book 1 --
In a future just a few years down the road in the wrong direction, a woman's failure to comply with her patriarchal overlords will result in exile to the meanest penal planet in the galaxy. When the newest crop of fresh femmes arrive, can they work together to stay alive or will hidden agendas, crooked guards, and the deadliest sport on (or off!) Earth take them to their maker?
Rated: M, mature.