On Saturday, journalist Laurie Penny and I were drinking tea and talking about making something together. The next day she took the 17-hour Occupy Wall Street busride down to Chicago, to cover the #noNato protests. Laurie sent me snaps and stories of her busmates: kids who were singing Disney songs as they prepared to be beaten and arrested. So I drew her words and their faces.
Read Laurie’s coverage here.
click for larger image based on photograph by Jeff Rae
These images are part of an as-yet unnamed and unbound collaboration between the artist Molly Crabapple and the writer Laurie Penny.