Daily News

09/22/2017

Sally here with Jenny Zervakis (in real life!), a big announcement from Caitlin McGurk, and other comics and news of note. ———————————————————————————————— One of the highlights of going to the Small Press Expo last weekend in Bethesda, MD, was getting to meet Jenny Zervakis (above). Her comics are my favorite discovery of the past year, […]

09/21/2017

Sally here with upcoming local and regional comics events that you don’t want to miss! ————————————————————————————————— This evening in Pittsburgh, Connor Willumsen, Noel Freibert, and Patrick Kyle will be reading and signing their new books at Copacetic Comics – 6-8PM. Details HERE. Catch the guys tomorrow in Columbus, OH, at Kafe Kerouac! Next weekend you […]

09/20/2017

Empezamos el día con Amanda Baeza; Entreviñetas 8; Marco Toxico en La Polola; José Muñoz y Maria Luque; Gaspar Pujadas y Rodrigo Vargas;#GRAFMAD2017; Mireia Pérez entrevista a Richard McGuire;  y los tebeos de Cómics Workbook! ————————————————————————————————— Amanda Baeza y las canciones dibujadas Gabriela Blanco nos invita a reflexionar sobre Su obra de narraciones autobiográficas en El Espectador. Sus […]

09/19/2017

Aaron Cockle here today with Anti-Gone Tour Dates; the International Human Rights Cartoon Award; Teju Cole on Marie Cosindas; David Salle on Rei Kawakubo; John Hankiewicz’s Education; Tac au Tac ————————————————————————————————— Anti-Gone on Tour Connor Willumsen is touring in support of his new book, available now from Koyama Press. Noel Freibert and Patrick Kyle will […]

09/18/2017

Caleb Orecchio here with your post SPX 2017 review, and some links. ———————————————————————————————— Want to start by saying thanks to Frank Santoro for taking care and sticking his neck out for his “kids.” My SPX experience would not be nearly as fruitful or as interesting without Frank. Also want to thank Sally Ingraham who also […]

09/15/2017

Sally here at Small Press Expo with much more to come – but also some comics news from beyond these hotel walls…! ———————————————————————————————— Small Press Expo begins tomorrow! The Comics Workbook crew has arrived a bit early, and we’re taking today to finish plotting our workshops (full details on the workshops can be found HERE), […]

09/14/2017

Sam Ombiri on Patrick Kyle’s Everywhere Disappeared, plus other comics and news! ————————————————————————————————— Sam Ombiri here: I had a chance to read an advanced PDF copy of Patrick Kyle’s new comic Everywhere Disappeared. (The book has now come out from Koyama Press.) At first I had trouble with this book, but I took the time […]

09/13/2017

Catch the Comics Workbook team at Table N9 this weekend at SPX, and downstairs in the Glen Echo Room for workshops! Advanced signup is now closed, but walk ins are welcome, space permitting. ————————————————————————————————— Please be sure to check out the winners of the Comics Workbook Composition Competition 2017 – results are HERE! ————————————————————————————————— Suzy […]

09/12/2017

Aaron Cockle today with results of the 2017 Composition Competition; Kara Walker; Sally Ingraham; Trevor Paglen; CBLDF at SPX ————————————————————————————————— Comic Workbook Composition Competition 2017 Winners Congratulations to all who created and submitted work for this contest. We really enjoyed reading each and every work. FIRST PLACE – Weeklong Comics Workbook Rowhouse Residency ($500 value) […]

09/11/2017

Caleb Orecchio here with thought’s on GG’s new book, I’m Not Here,  from Koyama Press and other news. ———————————————————————————————— GG’s work has a lot of pain. I’ve always been very frustrated in the past by GG’s work because I felt like, though her comics are excellent, I was not being “let in” so to speak. It always […]