The comic series from Nicky Arscott, A View from Rural Wales, tackles the news about the decline in insect numbers around the world. Here is Full Metal Neonicotinoid the latest entry in the series.
Nicky Arscott is an artist and publisher of poetry comics through her Mother Mary Press. The press began as an outlet for the political comics series, A View From Rural Wales, and has now turned its focus towards the creation and publishing of poetry comics from Wales and beyond. Nicky was also a Wales Arts Review Artist in Residence in 2017, you can find out more about her on her website.
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