An encounter with
at a drunken party
Early 1940s: Story History
Shirley Jackson wrote her short story The Intoixcated in the early 1940s. It was published in The Lottery: or, The Adventures of James Harris in 1949. The title, drunken party and James Harris are the only parts that end up in the comic.
2018: Comics Production
The storyboards were drawn one day in July 2018. The trace monotypes were printed from the end of July to early August 2018.
2020: Publication History
This comic appears in Now: The New Comics Anthology #8, edited by Eric Reynolds, published by Fantagraphics.
thedaemonlover.com and a P5.js WEBGL program of The Intoxicated debuted at a Fantagraphics' reading/signing event. It was at Quimby's with Amy Lockhart on March 12, 2020. Amy promoted her graphic novel Ditch Life. Maggie promoted The Intoxicated, in Now: The New Comics Anthology #8.
Sound Credit Creative Commons 3.0 License
Rain Dripsby DJMistressM, Hallway_1(people chatting in another room, voices)by o_ciz, chainedcreature2by johnaudiotech