New D+Q: Familiar Face by Michael Deforge is officially out now!

March 3, 2020

New D+Q: Familiar Face by Michael Deforge is officially out now!
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Michael DeForge is back with another intellectually unsettling, visually stunning exploration of near-future technodystopia. In a world where everything is constantly automatically updating, even one’s body, is true connection still possible?

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DeForge’s narrator, the sole human in the government’s department of complaints, is perhaps best placed to find out. 

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Deforge's book poses profound questions about surveillance, centralized control, tech companies, and finding connection in a fractured society. 
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Familiar Face is told in Deforge's signature style using bright and colourful images and deadpan storytelling. There is so much creativity with how he conveys and propels narrative.  

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  DeForge’s ability to find the humanity and emotional truth within the outlandish bureaucracy of everyday life is unparalleled.  Familiar Face is a masterful and deeply funny exploration of how we define our sense of self, and how we cope when so much of life is out of our control.
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Familiar Face

Michael DeForge

The bodies of citizens and the infrastructure surrounding them is constantly updating. People can?t recognize themselves in old pictures, and they wake up in...

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