TO DO: Talk and signing The Art of Alfredo Alcala – Secret Teachings of a Comic Book Master tomorrow at JHU

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Tomorrow night from 6-8 I’ll be doing my first book signing in 20 years! And it’s for the same book! Dover has rereleased The Art of Alfredo Alcala – Secret Teachings of a Comic Book Master in a handsome and affordable new edition. And I’ll be singing it tomorrow, 10/21 at JHU Comics. JHU Comic […]

The Beat Podcasts! New York Comic Con coverage from More To Come

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Brought to you by Publishers Weekly, it’s More To Come, the weekly podcast of comics news, interviews and discussion with Calvin Reid, Kate Fitzsimons and The Beat’s own Heidi MacDonald. This week, we have a wide array of interviews from and about 2015’s New York Comic Con! More To Come 174: An Interview with NYCC […]

NYCC ’15: Wes Craig on “Deadly Class” – The Process and Perils of a Career with Assassins

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At New York Comic Con last week, The Beat’s Lindsey Morris chatted with Wes Craig about his current comics life – what it’s like to spend your days elbow-deep in teenage assassins, angst, and violence.

NYCC ’15: Boom announces panels and creators

Boom is kicking off NYCC with a signing at Forbidden Planet Thursday, October 7 from 7-9pm (NYCC badge NOT required), featuring the following creators (additional creators may be announced): Brooke Allen (Lumberjanes) Frank Barbiere (Broken World, Black Market) Matthew Daley (Lantern City) Michael Dialynas (The Woods) Eryk Donovan (Cognetic, Memetic) Brian Joines (Imagine Agents) Simon Spurrier […]

While NY Geeks Out Next Weekend, So Cal Goes Punk

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Not going to NYCC this year? Sure you could spend hours hunched over the computer waiting for the latest news to come out of the Javits center or if you like a little punk rock with your reading you can spend that Saturday enjoying a full day of art, literature, and music in San Bernardino CA […]

To do all weekend: Brooklyn Book Festival

http://www.brooklynbookfestival.org/images/logos/BKBF-logo-header.png The Brooklyn Book Festival proper kicks off this weekend, but bookend events are taking place all week, including tomorrow night’s Lost in NYC: A Subway Adventure with author Nadja Spiegelman New York Transit Museum 
Boerum Place & Schermerhorn St., Brooklyn, NY 11201 
September 19, 2015 
1:30pm 
Free with cost of Museum Admission ($7 Adults, […]