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Small Press Expo (SPX)

September 17, 2016 @ 11:00 am - September 18, 2016 @ 6:00 pm

spx-logoHere’s your annual guide to Alternative Comics artists and debut books at The Small Press Expo. We have at least seven debut books this year, including the new, deluxe edition of James Kochalka’s Quit Your Job and Other Stories… which showed up at the hotel the Monday after SPX last year.

Alternative Comics’ main table is E8. Over The Garden Wall artist and Eisner Award winner Jim Campbell will be there with copies of At The Shore that will seriously have just come right off the press. Melissa Mendes will also be there with her recent book Lou. Joining us on Saturday will be our awesome Summer intern—Fall Catalog cover artist Ann Xu.

Debut Books:

At The Shore by Jim Campbell
Magic Whistle 3.2 by Sam Henderson & Co.
She’s Not Into Poetry & SAW Guide to Professional Comic Strips by Tom Hart
Ohio is For Sale by Jon Allen
True Stories #2 by Derf Backderf
Quit Your Job & Other Stories by James Kochalka

Table guide:

Alternative Comics E8

Melissa Mendes
Jim Campbell
David Nuss
Ann Xu

Hic + Hoc E7

Andrea Tsurumi
Matt Moses

Derf Backderf E6

Jonathan Bayliss E9

Floating World Comics/Study Group A4-5

François Vigneault
Jason Fischer
Jason Leivian
Zack Soto

Reid Psaltis A6-7

Eddie Wright A11

Hazel Newlevant I11A

James Kochalka F1-2A

Sequential Artist Workshop F2B-3

Katie Skelly N6B

Kinoko Evans M6

Noah Van Sciver W56-61, J8B-9

Complete guide to exhibitors

Although listed as exhibitors Tom Hart, Sam Henderson and Marc Arsenault will not be attending this year. Tom Hart will be at The Brooklyn Book Festival.





September 17, 2016 @ 11:00 am
September 18, 2016 @ 6:00 pm




Bethesda North Marriott Hotel & Conference Center
5701 Marinelli Road.
North Bethesda, MD 20852 United States
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