LISTINGS
EVENT CITY DATE
Milestones: African Americans in Comics, Pop Culture and Beyond

This exhibit is at the Geppi Entertainment Museum.

Baltimore, MD 12/14/2013 - 4/30/2014
Anime, Comics, Manga, and Zines Exhibit

The exhibition reception is Sunday, January 5th from 10am-2pm.

Irvine, CA 1/5/2014 - 6/13/2014
Exhibit: Calvin & Hobbes and Richard Thompson

This Billy Ireland Cartoon Library & Museum exhibit features Watterson’s Calvin & Hobbes and the work of Richard Thompson. Free opening reception the night of March 21st.

Columbus, OH 3/21/2014 - 8/3/2014
Freak Scene Art Show

This art show will be opening on April 4th. Features works from Johnny Ryan, Jason T. Miles, Jim Rugg and more.

Philadelphia, PA 4/4/2014 - 5/1/2014
So What? Books Release Party

There will be a release party for three new books.

Brooklyn, NY 4/17/2014 - 4/17/2014
Mimi Pond On Tour: Oakland

Mimi Pond will be signing and talking about her new book Over Easy.

Oakland, CA 4/17/2014 - 4/17/2014
Jeff Danziger in Conversation with Tom Tomorrow

Jeff Danziger and TomTomorrow will be celebrating the release of Danziger’s new book, The Conscience of a Cartoonist.

Norwich, VT 4/17/2014 - 4/17/2014
Giant Robot Presents: 20 Years Art x Mags Exhibition

Work by Adrian Tomine, Matt Furie, Souther Salazar and more will be exhibited.

Oakland, CA 4/19/2014 - 7/27/2014
Hilary L. Chute Discusses Outside the Box

Hilary L. Chute’s discusses Outside the Box: Interviews With Contemporary Cartoonists at the University of Chicago, 7pm

Chicago, IL 04/19/2014 - 04/19/2014
FLUKE Athens, GA 4/19/2014 - 4/19/2014
CAKE Frame 2

Kevin Budnik, Rachel Niffenegger, and others will be reading.

Chicago, IL 4/20/2014 - 4/20/2014
World Book Night Kickoff Party

Skylight Books is hosting a World Book Night kickoff party featuring Derek Kirk Kim, author of the upcoming book Same Difference.

Los Angeles, CA 4/22/2014 - 4/22/2014
Inkstuds Live

Bryan Lee O’Malley, Jaime Hernandez, Brandon Graham, and others will be there.

Los Angeles, CA 4/24/2014 - 4/24/2014
Joyce Farmer

Joyce Farmer will be giving a lecture on underground comics and speaking about her book, Special Exits

University Park, PA 4/24/2014 - 4/24/2014
The Blighted Eye Release and Signing Party

There will be a release party and signing for the new book The Blighted Eye: Original Comic Art from the Glenn Bray Collection.

Los Angeles, CA 4/25/2014 - 4/25/2014
Escape from Alcatraz Signing

Wren Nowan and Michel Reardon will be there.

Berkeley, CA 4/27/2014 - 4/27/2014
Wales Comic Con Wales, UK 4/27/2014 - 4/27/2014
An Evening with Stephen Bissette

He’ll be talking about Swamp Thing, the Comics Code, and more.

Columbus, OH 4/29/2014 - 4/29/2014
Mimi Pond On Tour: Los Angeles

Mimi Pond will be signing and talking about her new book Over Easy.

Los Angeles, CA 4/30/2014 - 4/30/2014
Jacob Blackstock Talks Bitstrips

Jacob Blackstock discusses the mobile app Bitstrips.

Toronto, ON 4/30/14 - 4/30/14
Michael Kupperman: Pirate Nightmare release party

Michael Kupperman will be celebrating the release of his book Pirate Nightmare.

Brooklyn, NY 5/1/2014 - 5/1/2014
Comics Unmasked at the British Library

The British Library will be holding “the largest exhibition of comics ever held in the UK” with Comics Unmasked: Art and Anarchy in the UK.

London, UK 5/2/2014 - 8/19/2014
Free Comic Book Day North America 5/3/2014 - 5/3/2014
Unlovable 3 Launch Party

Esther Pearl Watson will be celebrating the release of Volume 3 of her comic Unlovable.

Los Angeles, CA 5/4/2014 - 5/4/2014
Lawgiver: A Celebration of Dredd

Rule32′s first “Day Convention” dedicated to Judge Dredd. There will be talks, events, dealer tables, and some special guests- including John Wagner.

Birmingham, UK 5/5/2014 - 5/5/2014
Roz Chast On Tour: Cambridge

Roz Chast will discuss her graphic memoir Can’t We Talk About Something More Pleasant?

Cambridge, MA 5/7/2014 - 5/7/2014
Bristol Expo Bristol, UK 5/10/2014 - 5/11/2014
Mimi Pond On Tour: Toronto

Mimi Pond will be signing and talking about her new book Over Easy.

Toronto, Canada 5/10/2014 - 5/11/2014
TCAF

Special guests include Lynn Johnston (For Better Or For Worse), Jillian Tamaki & Mariko Tamaki (Skim, This One Summer), and Est Em.

Toronto, Canada 5/10/2014 - 5/10/2014
Ephemera Fest

Ephemera Fest is a one-day event showcasing zines, comics and paper arts.

Lexington, KY 05/10/2014 - 05/10/2014
Mimi Pond On Tour: New York

Mimi Pond will be signing and talking about her new book Over Easy.

New York, NY 5/12/2014 - 5/12/2014
Roz Chast On Tour: Philadelphia

Roz Chast will discuss her graphic memoir Can’t We Talk About Something More Pleasant?

Philadelphia, PA 5/12/2014 - 5/12/2014
Roz Chast On Tour: Washington

Roz Chast will discuss her graphic memoir Can’t We Talk About Something More Pleasant?

Washington, DC 5/13/14 - 5/13/14
Mark Miller and Clive Barker signing New Testament #1

Mark Miller and Clive Barker will be signing copies of their comic New Testament #1.

Los Angeles, CA 5/13/ 2014 - 5/13/2014
Comic Future Exhibition

Comic Future is a new comic and art exhibit opening in May.

Columbus, OH 5/16/2014 - 8/3/2014
Glyph Comics Awards

Free and open to the public, they kick off the East Coast Black Age of Comics Convention.

Philadelphia, PA 5/16/2014 - 5/16/2014
East Coast Black Age of Comics Convention Philadelphia, PA 5/17/2014 - 5/17/2014
Roz Chast On Tour: New York

Roz Chast will discuss her graphic memoir Can’t We Talk About Something More Pleasant? and sign copies.

New York, NY 5/22/14 - 5/22/14
MCM London Comic Con London, UK 5/23/2014 - 5/25/2014
Roz Chast On Tour: Ridgefield

Roz Chast will discuss her graphic memoir Can’t We Talk About Something More Pleasant?

Ridgefield, CT 5/23/14 - 5/23/14
Roz Chast On Tour: New York

Roz Chast will discuss her graphic memoir Can’t We Talk About Something More Pleasant?

New York, NY 5/29/14 - 5/29/14
2D Comics Fair Ireland, UK 5/30/2014 - 5/30/2014
Tony Millionaire Book Signing

Tony Millionaire will be signing copies of his new book Sock Monkey Treasury.

Chicago, IL 5/30/2014 - 5/30/2014
CAKE

The Chicago Alternative Comics Expo is back to celebrate independent comics with a weekend of workshops, panels, talks, and of course comics for sale.

Chicago, IL 5/31/2014 - 6/1/2014
Roz Chast On Tour: Seattle

Roz Chast will discuss her graphic memoir Can’t We Talk About Something More Pleasant?

Seattle, WA 6/3/14 - 6/3/14
Roz Chast On Tour: Santa Cruz

Roz Chast will discuss her graphic memoir Can’t We Talk About Something More Pleasant?

Santa Cruz, CA 6/4/14 - 6/4/14
Roz Chast On Tour: Corte Madera

Roz Chast will discuss her graphic memoir Can’t We Talk About Something More Pleasant?

Corte Madera, CA 6/5/14 - 6/5/14
MCM Belfast Comic Con

The first MCM comic convention to be held in Northern Ireland.

Belfast, UK 6/7/2014 - 6/8/2014
Grand Comics Festival 2014

Early registration for next Grand Comics Festival is now open!

Brooklyn, NY 6/07/2014 - 6/07/2014
Oslo Comics Expo

Alejandro Jodorowsky, Peter Bagge, Pat Mills and others will be there.

Oslo, Norway 6/13/2014 - 6/14/2014
ELCAF

Chris Ware will be the artist in residence.

London, UK 6/14/2014 - 6/14/2014
Wigan Comic Con

Special guests include Kenny Baker, Colin Baker, Paul Finch, Jeremy Bulloch, and Femi Taylor.

Wigan, UK 6/22/2014 - 6/22/2014
Tank Girl and the Aftermath

An evening with Jamie Hewlett and Alan Martin at the British Library. Part of the “Comics Unmasked: Art and Anarchy in the UK” exhibit.

London, UK 6/27/2014 - 6/27/2014
Glasgow Comic Con

Line up TBA.

Glasgow, UK 7/5/2014 - 7/6/2014
London Film & Comic Con

Panels, photo-shoots, and signings with TV, film, and comic stars including Stan Lee and Chris Weston.

London, UK 7/11/2014 - 7/13/2014
MCM Manchester Comic Con

Special Guests TBA.

Manchester, UK 7/19/2014 - 7/20/2014
Mimi Pond On Tour: San Diego

Mimi Pond will be signing and talking about her new book Over Easy.

San Diego, CA 7/23/2014 - 7/27/2014
ICE 2014

Special guests at the 2014 International Comic Expo include: Steve Rude, David Roach, Dylan Teague, Ben Oliver, and Roland Boschi with more to be announced.

Birmingham, UK 8/2/2014 - 8/2/2014
Dublin Comic Con

Confirmed guests: Ian Churchhill and Kevin Conroy.

Dublin, UK 8/9/2014 - 8/10/2014
Stripped

Stripped, one part of the massive 2 week International Book Festival held in Edinburgh, celebrates the comic and graphic novel end of the industry. All guests and panels TBA in June.

Edinburgh, UK 8/10/2014 - 8/25/2014
Melksham Comic Con

All guests TBA.

Melksham, UK 8/30/2014 - 8/31/2014
Baltimore Comic-Con

Featuring appearances from Dave Gibbons, Fred Hembeck, Aaron Kuder, Alex Maleev and John Totleben.

Baltimore, MD 09/5/2014 - 09/7/2014
MCM Scotland Comic Con

The biggest Comic Con to hit Scotland. Special guests TBA.

Glasgow, UK 9/6/2014 - 9/7/2014
NICE 2014

All info TBA.

Bedford, UK 9/13/2014 - 9/14/2014
Roz Chast On Tour: Brooklyn

Roz Chast will be at the Brooklyn Book Festival.

Brooklyn, NY 9/21/14 - 9/21/14
MariNaomi reads from Dragon’s Breath: And Other True Stories

MariNaomi will be reading from her graphic essay collection Dragon’s Breath: And Other True Stories.

Los Angeles, CA 9/26/2014 - 9/26/2014
Cory Doctorow and Jen Wang present In Real Life

Cory Doctorow and Jen Wang will be signing copies of their new comic In Real Life.

Los Angeles, CA 10/15/2014 - 10/15/2014
Comic Art Festival

Special guests at The Lakes International Comic Art Festival include Sean Phillips, Bryan Talbot, and Mary Talbot.

Kendal, UK 10/17/2014 - 10/19/2014
Literary Dundee

Look out for Comics Day at this literary festival. More info to come.

Dundee, UK 10/24/2014 - 10/27/2014
22 Panels Falmouth, UK 10/24/2014 - 10/26/2014
Comic Arts Brooklyn!

The annual festival of comics and cartoon art will be at Mt. Carmel Church and The Knitting Factory. Special guests include Michael DeForge, Kim Deitch, Paul Pope and more!

Brooklyn, NY 11/8/2014 - 11/8/2014