Review of I Hate Telling You How I Really Feel: Deluxe Edition, by Nikki Wallschlaeger

At Rhino.

Teaser quote: All it is is twenty-five very colorful photographs of the same Black “Barbie”-style doll (turns out the doll’s name was Julia), in different clothing in each shot, with a meme remark blasted across the top and/or bottom. The sodium content of the remarks is extremely high, and the effect, deliciously, is to make the fixed stare of the doll seem transfused with various levels of indignation or perplexity.

[originally posted Thursday 4 July 2019]