Comic Riffs: small press expo


Posted at 11:52 AM ET, 09/16/2013

SPX 2013: Liza Donnelly’s Ignatz Awards make some history ‘to celebrate’ women cartoonists

SPX 2013: Ignatz Awards host Liza Donnelly honors women cartoonists by setting a presenting precedent.

By Michael Cavna  |  11:52 AM ET, 09/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  ignatz awards, small press expo

Posted at 01:18 PM ET, 09/13/2013

SPX 2013: From John Lewis to ‘Margaret Sanger,’ the pioneers will abound at weekend’s Small Press Expo

SPX 2013: Authors of ‘Bone,’ ‘March’ and ‘American Born Chinese’ look forward to this weekend’s festival.

By Michael Cavna  |  01:18 PM ET, 09/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  small press expo, indie comics

Posted at 01:22 PM ET, 08/15/2013

SPX 2013: From Carré to DeForge: Here they are, your Ignatz Award nominees...

SPX 2013: Lilli Carre, Michael DeForge and Sam Alden top list of Ignatz Award nominees.

By Michael Cavna  |  01:22 PM ET, 08/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  small press expo

Posted at 11:59 PM ET, 03/18/2013

SPX’s ONLINE MELTDOWN: Small Press Expo sells out — but event calls ISP crash a ‘disaster’

SPX’s ONLINE MELTDOWN: Small Press Expo sells out — but event calls ISP crash a ‘disaster’

By Michael Cavna  |  11:59 PM ET, 03/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  small press expo

Posted at 05:13 PM ET, 09/02/2012

Baltimore Comic-Con, Small Press Expo and #!&%!! turn D.C. into Cartoon Central

Baltimore Comic-Con, Small Press Expo and #!&%!! turn D.C. into Cartoon Central

By Michael Cavna  |  05:13 PM ET, 09/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  baltimore comic-con, small press expo, #!&%!! festival

Posted at 11:20 AM ET, 08/13/2012

SPX IGNATZ AWARDS: Here are your 2012 Small Press Expo nominees...

SPX IGNATZ AWARDS: Here are your 2012 Small Press Expo nominees...

By Michael Cavna  |  11:20 AM ET, 08/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  small press expo, ignatz awards

Posted at 12:01 AM ET, 06/28/2012

THIS JUST IN: Art from 7 top cartoonists joins SPX holdings at the Library of Congress

Art of 7 top cartoonists joins SPX holdings at the Library of Congress

By Michael Cavna  |  12:01 AM ET, 06/28/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  small press expo, library of congress

Posted at 10:53 PM ET, 06/19/2012

Dean Haspiel donates his mini-comic collection to Library of Congress’ SPX holdings

Dean Haspiel donates his mini-comic collection to Library of Congress’ SPX holdings

By Michael Cavna  |  10:53 PM ET, 06/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  dean haspiel, library of congress, small press expo, mini-comics

Posted at 07:00 AM ET, 09/08/2011

SPX 2011: Pizza Island’s DOMITILLE COLLARDEY sings the creative praises of shared artistic space

Paris-to-Brooklyn transplant Domitille Collardey sings the praises of Pizza Island’s shared creative space.

By Michael Cavna  |  07:00 AM ET, 09/08/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  small press expo 2011, domitille collardey, pizza island

Posted at 09:58 AM ET, 08/30/2011

SPX 2011: Library of Congress to launch Small Press Expo collection

By Michael Cavna  |  09:58 AM ET, 08/30/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  small press expo, library of congress, sara duke

Posted at 07:50 PM ET, 08/24/2011

SPX 2011: Small Press Expo launches Graphic-Novel Program with book gift for libraries

By Michael Cavna  |  07:50 PM ET, 08/24/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  small press expo, libraries, warren bernard, lilli carre

Posted at 05:15 PM ET, 04/06/2011

FLIER OF THE DAY: Guest artist Craig Thompson (*who’s coming to SPX)

By Michael Cavna  |  05:15 PM ET, 04/06/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  small press expo, craig thompson, chester brown, diane noomin, johnny ryan, jay stephens, matthew thurber, habibi

Posted at 11:30 AM ET, 09/10/2010

D.C.'s cartoon riches: INTERVENTION and SPX cons kick off this weekend

It's an embarrassment of comic riches in the D.C. area this weekend. One day after SPX guests Richard Thompson ("Cul de Sac") and Keith Knight ("The Knight Life," "The K Chronicles") were speaking at the Politics & Prose bookstore,...

By Michael Cavna  |  11:30 AM ET, 09/10/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Comic conventions | Tags:  Dean Haspiel, Intervention Con, Jaime Hernandez, Kate Beaton, Keith Knight, Raina Telgemeier, Richard Thompson, Small Press Expo DC