LISTINGS
EVENT CITY DATE
Never Again – WWI in Comics and Cartoons Exhibition

This exhibit features comics and cartoons from the time of World War I.

London, UK 06/11/2014 - 10/19/2014
The Oddly Compelling Art of Denis Kitchen

Featuring original art by Al Capp, R. Crumb, and Will Eisner.

Kenosha, WI 8/1/2014 - 10/10/2014
The Long March: Civil Rights in Cartoons and Comics

The opening event is Monday, Sept. 15 at 7 pm. March creators John Lewis, Andrew Aydin and Nate Powell will be there.

Columbus, OH 8/16/2014 - 11/30/2014
Will Eisner: 75 Years of Graphic Storytelling

An exhibit displaying eight decades of Will Eisner’s work.

Columbus, OH 8/16/2014 - 11/30/2014
The Auld Acquaintance Exhibition in London

The Scottish Cartoon Art Studio presents an exhibit of political cartoons.

London, UK 8/19/2014 - 9/30/2014
Stranger Than Life: The Cartoons and Comics of M.K. Brown

The Cartoon Art Museum presents a career retrospective of M.K. Brown.

San Francisco, CA 8/30/2014 - 2/15/2015
What Nerve! Alternative Figures in American Art, 1960 to the Present

This exhibition features art from Jack Kirby, Gary Panter, Mat Brinkman, and many others.

Providence, RI 9/19/2014 - 1/4/2015
Richard McGuire Exhibit

The Morgan Library & Museum is running an exhibit run by Richard McGuire titled “From Here to Here” which marks the release of his new graphic novel.

New York, NY 9/25/2014 - 11/9/2014
Joel Christian Gill: Madison

Celebrate the release of Strange Fruit.

Madison, WI 9/29/2014 - 9/29/2014
Conversation with Stephin Merritt and Roz Chast

Stephin Merritt and Roz Chast will speak on their recent collaboration, 101 Two-Letter Words at Barnes & Noble in Union Square.

New York, NY 9/29/2014 - 9/29/2014
Patrick Kyle, Simon Hanselmann, and Michael DeForge: Minneapolis

Patrick Kyle (Distance Mover), Simon Hanselmann (Megahex), and Michael DeForge (Lose #6) will be on tour.

Minneapolis, MN 10/2/2014 - 10/2/2014
On the Books Release

Book Thug Nation will hold a release party for On the Books featuring readings by Gary Dale Burns, Uzodinma Okehi, Maud Pryor, and Greg Farrell.

Brooklyn, NY 10/2/2014 - 10/2/2014
John Porcellino signing: Nashville

John Porcellino will be signing his new book The Hospital Suite, screening the documentary Root Hog or Die, and appearing at the Handmade and Bound Festival.

Nashville, TN 10/3/2014 - 10/4/2014
Gotham Academy #1 Book Launch

Celebrate the release of Gotham Academy #1 with the creative team of Becky Cloonan, Brendan Fletcher, and Karl Kerschl.

Toronto, ON 10/4/2014 - 10/4/2014
Alternative Press Expo 2014

Special guests include Lynda Barry, Ed Piskor, Paul Pope, Faith Erin Hicks, and Robert Williams

San Francisco, CA 10/04/2014 - 10/05/2014
The Rise of Aurora West Book Release with Paul Pope

Paul Pope is celebrating the release of his Battling Boy prequel, The Rise of Aurora West.

Los Angeles, CA 10/04/2014 - 10/04/2014
Massachusetts Independent Comics Expo

Featuring special guests Raina Telgemeier, James Kochalka, Dave Roman, Emily Carroll, Box Brown, and Paul Hornschemeier.

Cambridge, MA 10/4/2014 - 10/5/2014
Farel Dalrymple at Elliott Bay

Farel Dalrymple will do a reading and signing for his new graphic novel The Wrenchies.

Seattle, WA 10/04/2014 - 10/04/2014
John Porcellino signing: Bloomington

John Porcellino will be signing his new book The Hospital Suite and screening the documentary Root Hog or Die.

Bloomington, IN 10/5/2014 - 10/5/2014
Patrick Kyle, Simon Hanselmann, and Michael DeForge: Los Angeles

Patrick Kyle (Distance Mover), Simon Hanselmann (Megahex), and Michael DeForge (Lose #6) will be on tour.

Los Angeles, CA 10/5/2014 - 10/5/2014
Patrick Kyle, Simon Hanselmann, and Michael DeForge: San Francisco

Patrick Kyle (Distance Mover), Simon Hanselmann (Megahex), and Michael DeForge (Lose #6) will be on tour.

San Francisco, CA 10/7/2014 - 10/7/2014
Best American Comics 2014 Book Release at Strand Books

To celebrate the release of Best American Comics 2014, there will be a panel discussion featuring Raina Tegemeier, Lale Westvind, and Miriam Katin.

New York, NY 10/8/2014 - 10/8/2014
New York Comic Con

Featuring spotlight guests Adam Hughes, Brian K. Vaughn, David Finch, Greg Capullo, Kelly Sue DeConnick, Matt Fraction, Scott Snyder, Stan Lee, and Takeshi Obata.

New York, NY 10/9/2014 - 10/12/2014
PANTHOR #1 Book Launch

Launch party and interview with author Aaron Manczyk. And arm wrestling.

Toronto, ON 10/9/2014 - 10/9/2014
Patrick Kyle, Simon Hanselmann, and Michael DeForge: Portland

Patrick Kyle (Distance Mover), Simon Hanselmann (Megahex), and Michael DeForge (Lose #6) will be on tour.

Portland, OR 10/9/2014 - 10/9/2014
Patrick Kyle, Simon Hanselmann, and Michael DeForge: Seattle

Patrick Kyle (Distance Mover), Simon Hanselmann (Megahex), and Michael DeForge (Lose #6) will be on tour.

Seattle, WA 10/11/2014 - 10/11/2014
NY Comic-Con Kurtzman Panel

Denis Kitchen, Jay Lynch, Nellie Kurtzman, John Holmstrom and David Hajdu will speak on Harvey Kurtzman’s Jungle Book.

New York, NY 10/11/2014 - 10/11/2014
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
The Jewish Comix Anthology V1 Launch Party!

Launch party showcasing original artwork, on-stage creator discussions, and live music.  Includes full stories and excerpts from Art Spiegelman, Clifford Meth, Ernie Chau, Harvey Pekar, Koe Infurnari, Joe Kubert, Karen Katz, Miriam Libicki, Terry LaBan, Trina Robbins, Will Eisner and more!

Toronto, ON 10/16/2014 - 10/16/2014
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
Multiples Fest

Featuring Peter Bagge, Corinne Mucha, John Porcellino and more.

Chicago, IL 10/18/2014 - 10/19/2014
CHILLY TALES Anthology launch party

Launch party for Chilly Tales: Comics From The Canadian Undertundra, an anthology of Canadian independent and underground comic book artists and writers.

Toronto, ON 10/23/2014 - 10/23/2014
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
Meet the artists of Speculative Relationships

The creators of the sci-fi romance comics anthology, including Isabella Rotman, Daniel Warren Johnson, Tyrell Cannon, and Scott Kroll, will be at Quimby’s Bookstore.

Chicago, IL 10/24/2014 - 10/24/2014
Mike Carey at Motherwell Library

Mike Carey, author of The Unwritten and The Girl With All the Gifts, will be doing a reading.

North Lanarkshire, Scotland 10/27/2014 - 10/27/2014
OSCP: Open Spaces and Closed Places Volume 6 Launch Event

Release party for the conclusion to the OSCP series by saicoink.  On-stage talk and signing with the cartoonist.

Toronto, ON 10/30/2014 - 10/30/2014
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
Thought Bubble: The Leeds Comic Art Festival

2-Day convention 11/15 – 11/16. Featuring special guests Natasha Allegri, Jillian Tamaki, Adam Hughes, Scott Snyder, Jeff Lemire, and more.

Leeds, UK 11/9/2014 - 11/16/2014
John Porcellino signing: Minneapolis

John Porcellino will be signing his new book The Hospital Suite and screening the documentary Root Hog or Die.

Minneapolis, MN 11/11/2014 - 11/11/2014
Short Run Festival

Featuring Guest of Honor John Porcellino.

Seattle, WA 11/15/2014 - 11/15/2014
John Porcellino signing: Portland

John Porcellino will be signing his new book The Hospital Suite and screening the documentary Root Hog or Die.

Portland, OR 11/17/2014 - 11/17/2014
John Porcellino signing: San Francisco

John Porcellino will be signing his new book The Hospital Suite and screening the documentary Root Hog or Die.

San Francisco, CA 11/19/2014 - 11/19/2014
Strong Female Protagonist Launch Party

Celebrate the release of Strong Female Protagonist with Brennan Lee Mulligan and Molly Ostertag at Bergen Street Comics.

Brooklyn, NY 11/20/2014 - 11/20/2014
John Porcellino signing: Denver

John Porcellino will be signing his new book The Hospital Suite and screening the documentary Root Hog or Die.

Denver, CO 11/23/2014 - 11/23/2014
John Porcellino signing: Lawrence

John Porcellino will be signing his new book The Hospital Suite and screening the documentary Root Hog or Die.

Lawrence, KS 11/24/2014 - 11/24/2014
John Porcellino signing: St. Louis

John Porcellino will be signing his new book The Hospital Suite and screening the documentary Root Hog or Die.

St. Louis, MO 11/25/2014 - 11/25/2014
Malta Comic Convention

Featuring Yishan Li, Rufus Dayglo, and Andrew Wildman.

Valletta, Malta 11/29/2014 - 11/30/2014
Genghis Con

Featuring special guest John Porcellino.

Cleveland, OH 11/30/2014 - 11/30/2014
Art Spiegelman: What the %@&*! Happened to Comics?

The Koffler Centre of the Arts presents an evening with Art Spiegelman.

Toronto, ON 1/26/2015 - 1/26/2015
Sunderland Comic Con

Featuring special guests Rufus Dayglo, Colin MacNeil, Bryan Talbot, and Mary Talbot.

Sunderland, UK 2/21/2015 - 2/22/2015