- Cartoonist Jeff Kinney’s “Wimpy Kid” Books Started at the University of Maryland, Anna Weaver
Capital News Service
- The World of Eco-Comics: A Hapless Manatee, Self-aware Dogs, a Chain-Smoking Pig, Marc Silver, National Geographic Magazine (and yes, I also pointed him to Matt Dembicki’s comics).
- Mr. Big: A Tale of Pond Life, Children’s Review, Publishers Weekly
- PHOTOS! National Book Fest + DC and Philly visits!, Raina Telgemeier
- Raina Telgemeier Signing September 22, Big Planet Comics
- Recap: Baltimore Comic-Con, Curls Studio
- Small Press Expo was so wonderful! Thank you …, Emily Huff/Birds of Yay
- Podcast Special! “SPX 2012,” Big Planet Comics podcast
- Small Press Expo YouTube channel has been posting all kinds of great things, like the video featured above with Full Sanction creators Rusty Rowley and Joe Mochove interviewing Matt Dembicki’s sons Adam and Rome, but also Evan Keeling, SPX Tumblr-master and all-around super-amazing human being Michael David Thomas, Lamar Abrams, Matt Dembicki (minus his adorable children) and RM Rhodes. And those are just the area people! Watch all the videos! I think the rest of the panels and the Ignatz Awards (with, you know, me) will be up soon enough)
- Remake: 3Xtra, Lamar Abrams, AdHouse Books, December 2012.
- Oct. 6: Richmond Zine Fest, Richmond, Va., 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
- Oct. 11-14: New York Comic Con, New York, New York. I know at least Rafer Roberts will be there, although I’m sure a few others. I may be there on Saturday.
- Oct. 13: Super Art Fight, Red Palace, Washington, D.C. Doors at 9:30 p.m.; show at 10; $15 and 21 and older.
- Oct. 26: Bedlam #1 Launch Party with Nick Spencer and Riley Rossmo, Third Eye Comics, Annapolis, Md., 7 to 9 p.m.
- Oct. 27: District Comics signing at Big Planet Comics, U Street, Washington, D.C., 4 to 6 p.m.