Tag Archives: Small Press Expo

Con News: SPX announces special guests for SPX 2017!

I absolutely adore the Small Press Expo.  Not only is it a great way to get your hands on tons of incredible indie comics while chatting away with their creators, but the panels are outstanding.  Not to mention the great … Continue reading

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Con News: Small Press Expo Library Gift Program of 2016 goes to Richmond!

I love Richmond.  I love comics.  And Small Press Expo has bundled ’em up into a happy little nice time.  Small Press Expo has always had charity in mind, but their Graphic Novel Gift Program is larger in scope, and … Continue reading

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Con News: “March” creators Aydin and Powell come to SPX

The award-winning March series is incredible.  If you haven’t read it yet, go do it now.  I’ll wait. In the meantime, synopsis! The March trilogy is a black and white graphic novel trilogy about the U.S. Civil Rights Movement, told … Continue reading

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Con News: Small Press Expo celebrates Fantagraphics’ 40th Anniversary

Yeah yeah yeah; everyone’s all about San Diego Comic-Con right now, and probably will be ’til it wraps on July 24th.  But what about folks who actually want to, oh y’know, discuss COMIC BOOKS?  So many comic-cons get wrapped up … Continue reading

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SPX: 2015 Ignatz Award nominees announced!

Here they are, folks! This year’s Ignatz Award nominees! The Ignatz awards “recognizes exceptional work that challenges popular notions of what comics can achieve”, and this year’s nominees do that and more. I’m especially happy to see Super Mutant Magic … Continue reading

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Small Press Expo welcomes Scott McCloud, Bill Griffith, Kathryn Immonen!

If you’re a fan of comics, you’ve definitely heard of Scott McCloud.  I love How to Understand Comics, as well as his other how-to books.  And who doesn’t love Bill Griffith’s Zippy the Pinhead?  As an 80s gal, I know I … Continue reading

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Small Press Expo Announces Kate Beaton, Luke Pearson and Noelle Stevenson to Celebrate SPX’s 21st Birthday

I’ll let this release do all the heavy lifting, as they do an excellent job discussing their newest guests for this year’s SPX.  (September 19th & 20th, 2015.  Mark your calendars, small-press comics fans!) But if you’ve never read Hark! … Continue reading

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