Each panel in Cathy G. Johnson’s “Thank God, I Am in Love” is a close-up of a painting, a hyper-focused examination. In the early 2000s, corporate publishers nearly raced to acquire graphic novels. The workshops will…, For Immediate Release Contact: Warren Bernard Phone: 301-537-4615 Email: warren@spxpo.com Small Press Expo Sponsors Lincoln Peirce, Ann Telnaes and Mike Lester at the National Book Festival Bethesda, Maryland; August 29, 2017  Media Release ­—  Small…, For Immediate Release Contact: Warren Bernard Phone: 301-537-4615 Email: warren@spxpo.com Small Press Expo Announces Charles Forsman and Andrew Aydin as Special Guests for SPX 2017 Bethesda, Maryland; August 28, 2017 Media Release - Small Press Expo…, Small Press Expo Announces Programming Schedule for SPX 2017 For Immediate Release Contact: Warren Bernard Phone: 301-537-4615 Email: warren@spxpo.com Bethesda, Maryland; August 24, 2017 Media Release - Small Press Expo is pleased to announce the Programming…, SPX Announces 2017 Ignatz Award Nominees For Immediate Release Contact: Dan Stafford Email: danstaff@gmail.com Bethesda, Maryland; August 17, 2017 Media Release ­— The Small Press Expo (SPX), the preeminent showcase for the exhibition of independent comics,…, For Immediate Release Contact: Warren Bernard Phone: 301-537-4615 Email: warren@spxpo.com Small Press Expo celebrates the 10th anniversary of Koyama Press Bethesda, Maryland; August 3, 2017 Koyama Press has been making comics and art books for…, Take a gander at the SPX 2017 flyer created by the supremely talented @kevinjaystanton! Europa Editions. And folks, we are packed. Only) and Ted Rall to Celebrate SPX’s 21st Birthday Bethesda, Maryland; August 11, 2015 Media Release ­— SPX is pleased to announce Derf, Jessica Abel (Saturday only) and Ted Rall as guests at SPX 2015.…, Small Press Expo Announces Guests Scott McCloud, Bill Griffith and Kathryn Immonen to Celebrate SPX’s 21st Birthday Media Release ­— SPX is pleased to announce Scott McCloud, Bill Griffith and Kathryn Immonen as guests at…, Small Press Expo Announces C. Spike Trotman, Jennifer Hayden and Stuart Immonen to Celebrate SPX’s 21st Birthday SPX is pleased to announce 21st Century creators C. Spike Trotman, Jennifer Hayden and Stuart Immonen as guests…, Small Press Expo Announces Matt Bors, Lilli Carré and Theo Ellsworth to Celebrate SPX’s 21st Birthday SPX is pleased to announce 21st Century creators Matt Bors, Lilli Carré and Theo Ellsworth as guests at SPX…, Small Press Expo Announces Michael DeForge, Gemma Correll and Noah Van Sciver to Celebrate SPX’s 21st Birthday June 30, 2015 SPX is pleased to announce 21st Century creators Michael DeForge, Gemma Correll and Noah Van…, The Small Press Expo Announces: Kate Beaton, Luke Pearson and Noelle Stevenson to Celebrate SPX’s 21st Birthday June 25, 2015 To commemorate its 21st birthday, the Small Press Expo (SPX) is proud to announce that SPX…, Dear Creators, Publishers, and Friends We hope you had a great 2014! For Immediate Release Contact: Warren BernardPhone: 301-537-4615E-Mail: warren@spxpo.com Bethesda, Maryland; August 12, 2014 – This year…, Small Press Expo Announces 20th Anniversary Guests Brandon Graham, Emily Carroll, Drew Friedman and Mimi Pond For Immediate Release           Contact: Warren Bernard Phone: 301-537-4615 E-Mail: warren@spxpo.com Bethesda, Maryland; June 19,…, Small Press Expo Announces 20th Anniversary Guests Charles Burns, Jen Sorensen, Tom Tomorrow and Ben Katchor For Immediate Release           Contact: Warren Bernard                                                  Phone: 301-537-4615                                                  E-Mail: warren@spxpo.com Bethesda, Maryland; June 26, 2014 –…, Small Press Expo Announces 20th Anniversary Guests Box Brown, Eleanor Davis, Michael DeForge and Roman Muradov For Immediate Release   Bethesda, Maryland; July 10, 2014 – This year marks the 20th Anniversary of SPX, which…, The submission period for the 2014 Ignatz Awards came to a close at the end of May. Eddie Campbell, MariNaomi, Kevin Huizenga, Shing Yin Khor, Bianca Xunise and Rosemary Valero-O’Connell Announced as Special Guests for 2019. The workshops…, Small Press Expo Announces Danish Special Guests for 2019 For Immediate ReleaseContact: Eden MillerEmail: press@smallpressexpo.com Bethesda, Maryland - Aug. 6 2019 Media Release - Small Press Expo is proud to announce Danish International Special Guests for SPX 2019. (Small Press & Alternative Comics Expo) is the midwest's longest running exhibition of small press,creator owned and art comics. And Columbus' longest locally owned and operated COMICS show of any kind. Horrocks slathers her slinky, haute couture images with shrieking hues of orange and red, and the result is akin to a cup of black coffee, that curious combination of bitter and smooth. There you go. So I changed the title from the Micro-Press Yearbook to The Tiny Report. Small Press Spotlight: Serial killers and a convergence of mythologies Welcome to Small Press Spotlight! Tiny Fox Press is headed up by four writers/editors you can get to know from their About Us page.They’re only looking for YA and adult novels, and if you’re looking to submit chick-lit, romance, mystery, or thriller books, look elsewhere. SPX 2017 EXHIBITOR REGISTRATION – THE TABLE LOTTERY! Willumsen was asked not to render Wolverine in certain sex positions, and the artist illustrates all the verboten images with a loose, direct style. He had a copy of Marc Bell's The Mojo Action Companion Unit #1. Shirk not its embrace. $25.75. Comic-Con 2021 will be held July 22–25 (Preview Night: July 21) at the San Diego Convention Center. Small Press Expo Announces the Richmond Public Library as the 2016 Recipient of the SPX Graphic Novel Gift Program, SPX 2016 Announces Learn to Draw Comics Workshops, Small Press Expo Announces Programming Schedule for SPX 2016, Small Press Expo Announces Special Guests Andrew Aydin and Nate Powell for SPX 2016, Charles Burns, Jessica Campbell, Tom Gauld, Drew Friedman, Luke Healy and Reid Psaltis Lead Authors Debuting Books at Small Press Expo 2016, Small Press Expo Announces the 2016 Ignatz Award Nominees, SPX 2016 Announces Spanish Fever with Santiago García, Ana Galvañ, David Rubín, Javier Olivares and José Domingo, SPX 2016 Announces Special Guest Sophie Goldstein and International Guests Roger Langridge and Steffen Kverneland, Small Press Expo Announces International Special Guests Tom Gauld, Cyril Pedrosa, Aimée de Jongh and Pascal Girard for SPX 2016, Small Press Expo Announces Lisa Hanawalt, Jeffrey Brown, Charles Burns and Sarah Glidden as Special Guests for SPX 2016, Small Press Expo Announces Celebration of the 40th Anniversary of Fantagraphics, Small Press Expo is proud to announce it is again a sponsor of the Library of Congress National Book Festival. Taking the form of a triptych, Lovers Only plays at romance without ever crossing the boundary into sex. Click here to check out our online exhibit hall! Brian Baynes, Ryan Holmberg + 2 more. Home About Contact Site powered by Weebly. Bethesda, Maryland - June 25, 2019 Media Release - Small Press Expo is proud to announce the first group of Special Guests for SPX 2019. The narrative is all internal monologue, and the protagonist laments the physicality of her body and recoils at the way others engage with it. Hard sci-fi usually prioritizes technology over characters, but Vigneault beautifully illustrates inter-class dynamics, and, in doing so, foregrounds the very human relationships that make Titan more than a bushel of techno-babble. New and used books, specializing in science fiction & fantasy, mystery, and popular culture. We are extremely…, For Immediate ReleaseContact: Warren BernardEmail: Warren@smallpressexpo.comSmall Press Expo Announces Kickstarter's Creator Support for SPX 2019 Bethesda, Maryland - September 10, 2019 Media Release - In addition to its sponsorship of the 2019 Ignatz Awards, Kickstarter is also directly supporting creators at SPX's 25th Anniversary. New Small Press Comics. SPX is continuing the festival's established tradition of rich, thought provoking programming featuring leading comics artists and critics in conversation. SPX 2015 Exhibitor Registration is Coming Soon! an annual anthology title and sold it at the Mid-Ohio Con here in Columbus. Take a look at this week’s entries below! Small Press Expo Announces Rebecca Sugar Leading Our Third Group of Special Guests: Rebecca Sugar, Kat Fajardo, Ben Passmore, Jason Lutes, Benji Nate, Carolyn Nowak, Carol Tyler, and Nate Powell for SPX 2018! 2013. With the final books being sorted and packaged, copies will go out the weekend of June 13th to…, With many months still to go until showtime, the Small Press Expo (that's us) has posted their initial list of attending creators. It was the '90s and autobiographical comics were all the rage. While you're waiting for Small Press Expo, celebrate the show's 25th anniversary with these additional events in the Washington, D.C., area. Characters feel uncomfortably close to one another and that tension remains palpable. Small Press Expo Announces Our Second Group of Special Guests: Jules Feiffer, Aminder Dhaliwal, Ngozi Ukazu, Molly Ostertag, Matthew Thurber, David Small and Dash Shaw for SPX 2018! BuySmallPress January 17, 2021 . Premiered earlier this year at SPX, Richie Pope’s mini-comic about a young black man gifted with strange powers is soft-spoken and still. SPX 2013 Registration Begins March 17th at NOON! SPX is honored…. The Fear Diaries is brought to you by writer Garret Gunn and artist Nic Touris.Letters are by HdE.. For Immediate ReleaseContact: Eden MillerEmail: press@smallpressexpo.com Bethesda, Maryland - June 20, 2019 Media…, Hey SPX Creators!!!! I’ve shifted from just covering micro-presses to widely cover small press comics, especially minicomics. SMALL PRESS EXPO ANNOUNCES OUR SECOND GROUP OF SPECIAL GUESTS: JULES FEIFFER, AMINDER DHALIWAL, NGOZI UKAZU, MOLLY OSTERTAG, MATTHEW THURBER, DAVID SMALL AND DASH SHAW FOR SPX 2018! Soaring Penguin Press was established around two decades back to publish ‘Meanwhile’, a comics anthology series featuring both renowned comic … Leong’s montage-like pages and curvilinear figures cohere into something both resonant and something whose meaning manages to remain just out of reach. Direct Home; Shop; Cart; Blog; Membership Levels. Writer/Artist: Cathy G. Johnson, Mickey Zacchilli, Sophia Foster-Dimino Publisher: Youth in Decline. Small press editor Kat Overland is a displaced Texan now living in Washington, DC, where she is perpetually behind on reading her pull list. The narration that accompanies these close-ups is a paean to van Gogh, but Johnson doesn’t directly address her subject. Get the best deals on Modern Age Independent & Small Press Comics when you shop the largest online selection at eBay.com. Sloane Leong’s work is always compelling, but she is at her best in the oblique mode featured throughout A Body Made of Seeing. Small Press Comics Shop. The premise is simple and straightforward, by Vigneault recreates the cramped spaces of the narrative in his dense pages. Sophia Foster-Dimino accomplishes this through nostalgia and patience. We’re amazed at how much the show has…, Small Press Expo Announces Alt-Weekly Guests Keith Knight, Shannon Wheeler and Derf   For Immediate Release Contact: Warren Bernard                                                  Phone: 301-537-4615                                                  E-Mail: warren@spxpo.com Bethesda, Maryland; August 20, 2014 – This year marks the…, Small Press Expo Sponsors Gene Luen Yang, Liza Donnelly and Bryan Lee O’Malley at the National Book Festival Bethesda, Maryland; August 25, 2014  Media Release ­— For the second year in a row, the Small Press…, Small Press Expo Announces 2014 Ignatz Award Nominees For Immediate Release Contact: Eden Miller Email: spxignatz@gmail.com Bethesda, Maryland; August 18, 2014 Media Release ­— The Small Press Expo the preeminent showcase for the exhibition of independent…, Small Press Expo Announces 20th Anniversary International Guests Simon Hanselman, Aisha Franz, Yvan Alagbé, Dominique Goblet, Mana Neyestani, Daniel Jiménez Quiroz, and More! Pope explores the idea of black excellence to address how blackness is criminal in America, and the work is as inventive as it is vital. INDEPENDENT COMICS UNLIMITED. The Ignatz Awards, named for the character in the classic comic strip Krazy Kat by George Herriman, is a festival prize that recognizes outstanding achievement in comics and…, SPX 2011 - Navigating the Contemporary Publishing Landscape from Small Press Expo on Vimeo. The Small Press and Alternative Comics Expo, or SPACE or S.P.A.C.E., is an annual convention in Columbus, Ohio, United States, for alternative comics, minicomics, and webcomics. Tinderella (new edition) Either way, check out the floor plan for this year's show on our…, Small Press Expo is pleased to announce Françoise Mouly and Adrian Tomine as honored guests of SPX 2012. Her methodical cartooning stands in opposition to Mickey Zacchilli’s anarchic and noisey pages. Thanks in large part to the internet, artists have a … Wendy & Wendy's Revenge – 2 Book Set (ONE SET ONLY) Walter Scott. The Small Press Expo Collection at the Library of Congress was established to preserve the history of both the artistic output of the creators who come to SPX, as well as the art that SPX…, The Small Press Expo (SPX), the preeminent showcase for the exhibition of independent comics, graphic novels, and alternative political cartoons, is pleased to announce that the Philadelphia Free Library is the 2017 recipient of the Small Press Expo Graphic Novel…, For Immediate Release Contact: Warren Bernard Phone: 301-537-4615 Email: warren@spxpo.com Bethesda, Maryland; September 11, 2017 This year's annual Small Press Expo Lecture is The Comic Book Legal Defense Fund: Comics & The Power of…, SPX 2017 - Signup Now to Learn to Draw from the Pros! As their name indicates, the core of their mission is to act as an umbrella distributor and marketer for hundreds of smaller literary publishers. Willumsen works in an essay format, and the result is a dissonant combination of words and textures that heightens the bizarre subject of the short. Here we will feature comics and graphic novels from independent publishers across the country (maybe world?!) Because she avoids her subject, the narration takes on a poetic quality, a commentary on the emotional necessity of art, on the importance of artifice. Ley Lines is totally divorced from its explicit subject (named on the back cover), but it grows in applicability, in resonance, in power. The festival takes place on Saturday and Sunday, September 15-16, at the Bethesda North Marriott Hotel & Conference Center…. Small Press Expo is the time of year I look forward to the most. All Rights Reserved. Sammy Harkham (Buenaventura) Outstanding Graphic Novel Acme Novelty Library #19, Chris Ware (Drawn & Quarterly) Outstanding Story “Willy,”…, Outstanding Artist Laura Park, Do Not Disturb My Waking Dream (self-published) Outstanding Anthology or Collection Papercutter #7, edited by Greg Means (Tugboat Press) Outstanding Graphic Novel Skim, Mariko Tamaki and Jillian Tamaki (Groundwood Books) Outstanding…, Outstanding Artist Jaime Hernandez, Love & Rockets (Fantagraphics Books) Outstanding Anthology or Collection Curses by Kevin Huizenga (Drawn & Quarterly) Outstanding Graphic Novel Don't Go Where I Can't Follow by Anders Nilsen (Drawn & Quarterly)…, Outstanding Artist Tony Millionaire, Billy Hazelnuts (Fantagraphics Books) Outstanding Anthology or Collection Black Hole by Charles Burns (Pantheon) Outstanding Graphic Novel Tricked by Alex Robinson (Top Shelf Productions) Outstanding Story Ganges #1 by Kevin Huizenga…, Outstanding Artist David B., Epileptic (Pantheon), Babel (Drawn & Quarterly) Outstanding Anthology or Collection Diary Of A Mosquito Abatement Man by John Porcellino (La Mano) Outstanding Graphic Novel Persepolis 2: The Story Of A Return…, Outstanding Artist Craig Thompson, Blankets (Top Shelf Productions) Oustanding GN or Collection Blankets, Craig Thompson (Top Shelf Productions) Outstanding Story "Glenn Ganges", Drawn and Quarterly Showcase Book 1, Kevin Huizenga (Drawn and Quarterly) Promising New…, Outstanding Artist: Jason Little, Shutterbug Follies (Doubleday Graphic Novels) Outstanding Graphic Novel or Collection: Three Fingers, Rich Koslowski (Top Shelf Productions) Outstanding Story: Fleep, Jason Shiga (Sparkplug Comic Books) Promising New Talent: Derek Kirk Kim,…, Outstanding Artist: Megan Kelso, Artichoke Tales #1, Non #5 (Highwater Books and Red Ink Press) Outstanding Graphic Novel or Collection: The Golem's Mighty Swing, James Sturm (Drawn & Quarterly) Outstanding Story: Trenches, Scott Mills (Top…, The EXPO, North America's premier showcase for alternative and small-press cartoonists and publishers, was scheduled this year for Sept. 14-15 in Bethesda, Md., but was cancelled due to the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11. Documentary by Bob Phillips about Small Press Comics, Jeff Nicholson and Ultra Klutz. Under Sarah Horrocks’ pen, figures take on a brooding posture. Authors need to bring the same level of rigor to evaluating their publishing options as publishers bring to evaluating manuscripts. Characters arch their backs, their arms distended and distorted. Pages become less a series of moments, and more pure channels of tenor and atmosphere. Originally appearing online, François Vigneault’s Titan focuses on the material conditions that disgruntle the proletariat. We've Missed You So Much January 29, 2016 SPX 2016 is coming together faster than you can say Super Mutant Magic Academy. Sponsored by Back Porch Comics. Click here to download a 2021 Exhibitor Application. Many of her panels are GIFs, slight ad infinitum movements that captivate and intrigue, and many of her pages make full use of the infinite canvas afforded by the web. SPX is proud to announce it is again a sponsor of the Library of Congress National Book Festival, supporting Ngozi Ukazu and Jim Ottaviani in their appearances at the event. Even with our largest show floor ever…, We are locked and loaded for SPX 2012, to be held September 15 and 16 2012, at our favorite place, the North Bethesda Marriott Hotel and Convention Center. The lottery will remain open until the stroke of midnight on February 26th, whence the gates of fate will close once more. 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This is a slight delay from our projected March 1st launch date for…, Are you an  exhibitor and you're wondering where your table is? SPX 2011 – Navigating the Contemporary Publishing Landscape, TCJ.com on our new Library of Congress Collection. The festival takes place on Saturday and Sunday, September 14-15, at the Bethesda North…, Small Press Expo Announces Chris Ware, Sylvia Nickerson, Simon Hanselmann, Richie Pope, Jessica Abel and Scott Morse as Special Guests for 2019. Small Press Expo Announces International Special Guests: Julie Doucet, Emma Ríos, Max de Radiguès, Liv Strömquist, Jérémie Royer, Fiona Smyth, and Kelly Kwang for SPX 2018! In the great tradition of kid-friendly horror, Writer Garret Gunn (Franklin & Ghost, Warcorns) and Artist Nic Touris add The Fear Diaries to the Source Point Press library. The characters are bored and naive, and they’re all circling the drain of blind-alley academia. The Comic Bug #24 $ 0.99 – $ 3.99. In 1988, Bob put together the first Oh, Comics! Head here to apply. Emily Carroll writes comics that perform their basic functions only in the most cursory of ways. Sort By: Show: GUNG HO SEXY BEAST #1 CVR A DANIEL CLARKE (MR) NOV200952 - The return of Gung-Ho! SPX 2019 - Signup Now to Learn to Draw from the Pros!Small Press Expo is pleased to announce a series of comic bookmaking workshops, featuring hands-on instruction from some of the most talented makers of independent comics. SPX is the Premiere Event for Indie Comics, Cartooning & Graphic Novels, 2020 Ignatz illustration by Ebony Flower For Immediate ReleaseContact: Dan StaffordEmail: dan@smallpressexpo.com Bethesda, Maryland – The Small Press Expo (SPX), the preeminent showcase for the exhibition of independent comics, graphic novels and alternative political cartoons, is pleased to announce the 2020…, For Immediate ReleaseContact: Warren BernardEmail: warren@smallpressexpo.comSmall Press Expo Announces Virtual Ignatz Awards and Cancellation of SPX 2020Bethesda, Maryland – June, 4 2020Media Release - SPX 2020, originally scheduled for September 12 - 13 at the Bethesda North Marriott…, For Immediate ReleaseContact: Warren BernardEmail: warren@smallpressexpo.comSmall Press Expo Addresses Impact of Coronavirus on SPX 2020Bethesda, Maryland – March 17, 2020Media Release - SPX 2020 is scheduled to be held this coming September 12 - 13, with both Exhibitor Registration and Ignatz Submissions beginning this month. SPX is pleased to announce the 2019 nominees for the annual presentation of the Ignatz Awards, a celebration of outstanding achievement in comics and cartooning. Height and length are powerfully represented with these tools, and Thunderpaw is as formally interesting as it is aesthetically pleasing. Taking place on the titular moon of Saturn, the specifics revolve around a corporate middle-man named João da Silva and his inter-office relationships with the laborers in his employ. Source Point Press also has an all-ages horror entry for younger fans of the genre. But she’s also an accomplished cartoonist, a writer of images, and she knows how to use her form. Chris Ware, Sylvia Nickerson, Simon Hanselmann, Richie Pope, Jessica Abel and Scott Morse Announced as Special Guests for 2019. BY Rob Clough May 31, 2012. We’re lining up special guests, locking down sponsors and just generally trying…, Small Press Expo (SPX) is proud to announce it is again a sponsor of the Library of Congress National Book Festival. Select options. Ετικέτες smaLL preSS comics. There are more than 360 incredible cartoonists and publishers attending SPX in 2012, along with the already announced special guests: Chris Ware, Dan Clowes and the Hernandez Brothers. Small Press Comics. Notable artists who have had their start in British small press comics include Eddie Campbell, Paul Grist, Rian Hughes, Jamie Hewlett, Alan Martin, Philip Bond and Andi Watson. that are churning out exciting titles you may not know about just yet. Small Press Expo is pleased to announce the Programming Schedule for SPX 2018. Nothing new from last year, but a few things to remember: Applications are due February 25 at 5pm EST and will not be accepted afterwards. We have a lot…, The hardest part about producing SPX each year is not being able to accommodate all of the awesome talented folks who would like to exhibit at the show. Writer/Artist: Sarah Horrocks Self-Published. Moderator Craig Fischer speaks with Robyn Chapman (Hey 4-Eyes!, Make), Jennifer Hayden (Underwire),…. Small Press Expo Announces 2020 Ignatz Award Nominees. After…, Outstanding Artist Dave Cooper (Weasel, Fantagraphics Books) Outstanding Graphic Novel or Collection From Hell (Alan Moore, Eddie Campbell, Eddie Campbell Comics (distributed by Top Shelf Productions)) Outstanding Story Jimmy Corrigan, Smartest Kid On Earth (The…, Outstanding Artist Frank Cho (Liberty Meadows #1, Insight Studios Group) Outstanding Graphic Novel or Collection Cages (Dave McKean, Kitchen Sink) Outstanding Story David Boring (Dan Clowes, Eightball #20, Fantagraphics) Promising New Talent Brian Ralph (Fireball…, Outstanding Artist Dave Sim, Cerebus, Aardvark-Vanaheim Outstanding Graphic Novel or Collection Ghost World, Dan Clowes, Fantagraphics Outstanding Story Ghost World, Dan Clowes, serialized in Eightball, Fantagraphics Promising New Talent Carla Speed McNeil, Finder, Lightspeed Press…, Outstanding Artist Seth , Palookaville, Drawn & Quarterly Publications Outstanding Graphic Novel or Collection It's A Good Life if You Don't Weaken, Seth, Drawn & Quarterly Outstanding Story From Hell, Alan Moore and Eddie Campbell,…. The whole thing teems with body horror imagery, and Leong laces her Mondrian blocks of color with rough, scaly textures that will make you want to itch the hard-to-reach segments of your back. We will not…, Last month, eleven members of the independent comics community and one publisher were served with a defamation lawsuit because of concerns they raised about a fellow creator's alleged pattern of sexual misconduct. SPLATS (2ος ΚΥΚΛΟΣ) SPLATS #1. And stylish. Outstanding Artist Eddie Campbell, Alec: The Years Have Pants (A Life-Sized Omnibus) (Top Shelf Productions) Outstanding Anthology or Collection Masterpiece Comics, R. Sikoryak (Drawn & Quarterly) Outstanding Graphic Novel Market Day, James Sturm (Drawn &…, Outstanding Artist Nate Powell, Swallow Me Whole (Top Shelf) Outstanding Anthology or Collection Kramer’s Ergot #7, ed. Jen Lee never ceases to impress. Save Saved Removed 0. A complete list of debuts, including cover images and publishing information, can be found on the SPX web…, For Immediate Release Contact: Warren Bernard Email: warren@smallpressexpo.com Bethesda, Maryland - September 1, 2018 Small Press Expo Establishes Legal Aid Fund for Cartoonists With $20,000 Donation Small Press Expo announced today that it will immediately make…, The Small Press Expo (SPX), the preeminent showcase for the exhibition of independent comics, graphic novels and alternative political cartoons, is pleased to announce the 2018 nominees for the annual presentation of the Ignatz Awards,…, For Immediate Release              Contact: Catherine Fraas                          Phone: (240) 393-6089 E-Mail: catherine@smallpressexpo.com Bethesda, MD, August 16, 2018 Small Press Expo Announces the Allegany County Library and the Ruth Enlow Library of Garrett County as the 2018 Recipients of the SPX Graphic Novel…. Each of them has to realize the state they’re in, and for some, that includes violence and death. Writer/Artist: Sloane Leong Self-Published. Josh Bayer, Josh Simmons + 7 more. SPX is pleased to announce a series of comic book making workshops, featuring hands-on instruction from some of the most talented makers of independent comics. Held in Columbus, Ohio, The Small Press & Alternative Comics Expo (S.P.A.C.E.) One publisher I always look for is Shortbox, to see what I may have missed in the years before finding them or to pick up a rad pin or sticker. It’s the shadowy middle ground between self-publishing and a Big Five contract. As a part of this sponsorship, SPX is bringing Keith Knight, Miss Lasko-Gross and Diane Noomin to the National Book Festival, Small Press Expo Announces International Guests Bendik Kaltenborn, Anna Ehrlemark and Joan Cornellà, Small Press Expo Announces International Guests Frederik Peeters, Dylan Horrocks and Brecht Vandenbroucke, Announcing the 2015 Ignatz Award Nominees, SPX Announces Derf, Jessica Abel and Ted Rall as Special Guests, SPX Announces Guests Scott McCloud, Bill Griffith and Kathryn Immonen as Special Guests, SPX Announces C. Spike Trotman, Jennifer Hayden and Stuart Immonen as Special Guests, SPX Announces Matt Bors, Lilli Carré and Theo Ellsworth as Special Guests, SPX Announces Deforge, Correll and Van Sciver as Special Guests, SPX Announces Beaton, Pearson and Stevenson as Special Guests. Over the last few years reviewing small press comics for FANdemonium Network I noticed what you might call a gap in the market. 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