Russ Kick is the editor of the three-volume anthology The Graphic Canon: The World's Great Literature as Comics and Visuals (Seven Stories Press). It received a full-page rave review in the New York Times Sunday Book Review. His books have sold over half a million copies. The New York Times has dubbed him "an information archaeologist," Details magazine described him as "a Renaissance man," and Utne Reader named him one of its "50 Visionaries Who Are Changing Your World." His most recent book is Death Poems published by Disinformation in 2013.