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Scends into a drug haze and dreams He finds Rogan Gosh a karmanaut who takes on the bad karma of others and commissions his servicesRaju a waiter of the Star of the East an Indian eatery encounters customer Dean Cripps who is heartbroken over a recent break up Their world is ripped apart by relentlessly pursuing hallucinatory visions with Hanuman the monkey god as their unreliable tour guide The Boy is missing his girlfriend He reads a comic book about the adventures of Rogan Gosh karmanaut He experiences a brightly swathed descent into depressionTheir tales bleed into each other and roles are exchanged stolen shared Always the Ditko and Vedic Buddhist mythology inspired art of Brendan McCarthy tells as much story as the Milligan words Of everybody running from something trying to find something that they do not exactly findIT is a story about ives within Maya You The Nazi Revolution live to forget and forget toive You ride the wheel of karma for countless Bloods a Rover (American Underworld Trilogy lives on a rising and falling helix When you do break through you break through the white noise of Life and its temptations Like the television channeleft to static It is nothingness but abstract forms rise Such is the nature of reality Maybe Milligan knew what was going on but I think not too many other did not Maybe I should have taken some drugs to understand this but that is way too much effort for a comicJust crap this was welcome to neither nor you ain t we ain t 12 stars ROGAN GOSH is basically everything I wanted THE INCAL to be psychedelic mind expanding hurtling through multiple evels of reality at once Although nowhere near as well known Milligan McCarthy surpass Jodorowsky Moebius on almost every front crafting a dizzyingly complex feat of simultaneous storytelling and myth making that s also radically distilled into 60 pages I get the feeling ike everything here was done in genuine good faith and a desire to imitate a certain styleBut it all felt very Wylde Bears (Wylde Bears, let s say racialized rather than homage y It felt an awfulot Cooking Light Lazy Gourmet like much of it was very reductive The idea that Indian food is spicy and foreign is a really central idea I m not sure Iiked the idea that the story was happening on so many Arise levels either but that s not a dealbreaker Most of the comic is incomprehensible the result of intertwining 67 different stories and trying to fit them all into 50 pages of comic I was promised Indian sci fi and Karmanauts but most of the ideas end up unrealised All colour theory is thrown out the window and the psychedelic style is alluding to the acid house era of the early 90 s What aovely era to remember. Ing and the mysterious House of Smoke In short the world of Rogan Gosh A psychedelic journey to find enlightenment truth and the finest Indian cuisine US Editio.
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If you re ike me and we have no reason to think you aren t then you re a big fan of everyone s favorite British Indian acid comic Rogan Gosh And if you re The Book Thief like me again probably you also can t make it past page 3 SO LET S TRY IT TOGETHERp1 Rudyard Kipling wanders the opium dens of Cawnpore Kanpur in Northern India full of bad karma after his romantic relationship with an India I mooking at a 1984 comic called Strange Days that I found while moving some boxes I remember thinking when I bought this in high school it was the best comic book I had ever seen and expressed every idea I had had up to that point but in a way I could never hope to achieve I think I am having a similiar experience just Talk to Me looking at the cover of Rogan Gosh Who in the hell is Brendan McCarthy and why don t I know about him To say Iike or dislike the book seems a Silver Mortal (The Gracen Chronicles, little beyond the point Even saying I understood this book or didn t seems past it I suppose the only thing to say is I experienced this book repeatedly and didn t dislike the experienceRogan Gosh is one of those psychedelic mindfucks that we have grown accustomed to at the hands of someoneike Grant Morrison who does it uite well In the hands of Milligan McCarthy it s handled ably but too often comes off as a Educating for the New World Order little too self aware It s fun and I appreciate the attempt at trying to turn us on to Indian comics but really this just ends up kind of an Eastern Jerry Cornelius adventure Not that that s bad but it means I wouldn t recommend this book to anyone but old heads Rogan Gosh The Acid Masala Curry ComicRogan Gosh is designed to be as incomprehensible to the reader as the original dish must have been for Milligan and McCarthy The name comes from rogan josh a spicy Indian curry dish rich in chillies and dangerously red in appearanceAs Grant Morrison says Rogan Gosh was a product of the new psychedelic period of the nineties The focus turning from outer concerns to inner ones along with the presence in many of the artist sives of the new psychedelic drugsIt was also supposed to be inspired by the Amar Chitra Katha tradition of story telling This was the reason I decided to take a ook at it The cover was a weird blue half god half acidhead with an assortment of images that assaulted my good sense But I decided to be forgiving and carried on The first page of the comic convinced me that I will not only read this but also ove it no matter how much of a hallucinogenic trip it might be McCarthy had reprocessed the The Character Of An Upright Man lush paintedook of the Amar Chitra Katha comic books from India and also imbued them with a sort Dean Cripps is a regular guy who just wants to order a nice hot curry from waiter Raju Dhawan until Kali goddess of death rips through the Star of the East rest.
F deranged other worldliness that was impossible to resist That tanned man with the mustache you see in the crowd is Rudyard Kipling himself one of the possible contenders for the Mr. Malcolms List lead character in this book where dream world meets reality shakes hands and sleep togetherRudyard Kipling goes into a drug house in search for truth after some serious accident involving his servant and thenapses into a euphoric dream in which he dreams of two characters who are pre incarnations of a future Karmanaut called Rogan Gosh And then the of the whole psychedelic adventures unfoldThat or the whole thing is a dream by a rejected over who drinks and cuts his wrist and hallucinates ever closer to deathOr it might all be real and Rudayard Kipling might really have been a form that Soma Swami the ultimate villain who tries to keep us all veiled in Maya took to trick Rogan Gosh into destroying himself and he pre incarnated as the two characters and all their adventures are realThe text too flows between several narrative voices including Rudyard Kipling and an unnamed dying youth representing the voice of bleak rational existentialism in the face of the uninflected void Blending their stories ike the spices of the Curry that inspired them they dress it up and serve it forth for your dining pleasureGot all that Now remove all the Ors and replace them with Ands Yup Rogan Gosh is supposed to be an experimental story where it is not a EitherOr world but a world were dreams and reality are all happening at the same time one inside the other creating each otherThe concept is good and the presentation is mind blowing But I wish they had given it the definition it deserved instead of making this such a free flowing story with no ends or resolutions and absolutely no structure The art work seemed slovenly at times and completely random at other timesDon t worry about all the plot details I covered here they were not even half of the possibilities and they were not spoilers You can t really spoil a good curryPS Today might be a good day to appreciate Rogan Gosh especially if you too Just One Golden Kiss lookike that cover after your Holi celebrations Happy Holi A The Tyranny of Guilt little bit of Cities of the Red Night and aittle bit of Michael Moorcock and entirely Milligan and McCarthy It is an ambiguous telling of several twisted souls whose stories merge in a hallucinatory montage that renders the reader confused as to the real plot The real uestion here is who s dreaming whoRudyard Kipling guilt ridden about the suicide of a servant boy with whom he had improper relations goes to the House of Smoke He de. Aurant and ruins everything Propelled into a futuristic India Dean and Raju encounter exotic Hindu deities sex magic weird reincarnation opium dens Rudyard Kipl.