- SPACE 2013: Matt Dembicki, J.M. Hunter, The Outhousers
- Awesome Con Brings Comics and Pop Culture to D.C.,Tiarra Joslyn, PopCults
- Awesome Con DC!, Emily S. Whitten, ComicsMix
- Authors at 2013 National Book Festival. Inlcudes Jaime and Gilbert Hernandez.
Free Comic Book Day events (May 4):
- Matt Dembicki, S.G. Artley and Michael Cowgill at Big Planet Comics, Vienna, Va.
- Andrew Cohen and Evan Keeling at Big Planet Comics, Washington, D.C.
- Art Hondros at Big Planet Comics, Bethesda, Md.
- Troy-Jeffery Allen and Matt Rawson at Fantom Comics, Washington, D.C.
- Jacob Warrenfelt?z at Third Eye Comics, Annapolis, Md.
- Rafer Roberts and John Shine at Beyond Comics, Gaithersburg, Md.
- Carolyn Belefski and Joe Carabeo at Laughing Ogre Comics, Fairfax, Va.
- Rob Anderson at Laughing Ogre, Lansdowne, Va.
- Cary Nord, Brandon Seifert, Greg LaRocqoue, Joe Keatinge, Mike Moreci, Steve Seeley, Marc Hempel at Collectors Corner, Baltimore, Md.
- Now through Aug. 18: ZAP! POW! BAM! The Superhero: The Golden Age of Comic Books, 1938-1950, Jewish Museum of Maryland, Baltimore, Md.
- April 16: Ben Katchor, 7 p.m., Sixth & I Historic Synagogue. Tickets are $12. Get two tickets for free with purchase of book. More information
- April 18: Dash Shaw & Tim Krieder, 7 p.m., Atomic Books, Baltimore, Md. Facebook event page.
- April 18: Matt Dembicki signing and talk, 5 to 7 p.m., Cartoon Art Museum, San Francisco, Calif.
- April 20-21: Awesome Con D.C., 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. (April 20) and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. (April 21), Washington Convention Center, Washington, D.C.
- April 20: Idiots’ Books, 3:30 p.m., Politics & Prose, Washington, D.C. (Idiots’ Books are more comics-adjacent, but good people.)
- April 25: Growing Up with Graphics panel with Eleanor Davis, Nathan Hale, Andrés Vera Martínez, and Mark Siegel and moderated by Michael Cavna, 7 p.m., Politics & Prose, Washington, D.C.
- May 4: ThinkGeek’s Super Awesome Super Art Fight, 5 p.m., Jammin Java, Vienna, Va. Tickets are $10 general admission; ages 13 and older.
Have comic news or events related to the D.C. area to share? Email me! Submit no later than Monday at 9 p.m. for inclusion each Tuesday, but the earlier, the better! More information is here. I’m still taking FCBD events.