In a special bonus interview podcast, Calvin Reid talks to Box Brown and Farel Dalrymple, and has his own questions for the much-interviewed James Sturm of the Center for Cartoon Studies at SPX. Meanwhile Heidi “The Beat” MacDonald speaks with acclaimed comics retailer/publishers Andrew Carl and Josh O’Neil of Locust Moon andLittle Nemo: Dream Another Dreamat Baltimore Comic Con on PW Comics World’s More To Come.
SPX, it seems generally agreed, is the most fun weekend of convention season. So much more than a small press marketplace, it’s a celebration of comics with a quirky character all its own. Our time in Bethesda was filled with booze and belly laughs, as we caught up with old friends, sold a veritable buttload of comics, and even busted out some serious dance moves.
I used to go to SPX every year when I lived on the east coast. It was the first small press show I went to, first show I tabled at… so I’d really been missing it the past few years. And, somehow, it was even better than I remembered. I miss it more right now, in the week after, then I did before I…
I have a sister who is about to turn 10 and I was hoping to get some suggestions on comics for kids with female leads, extra points if the lead is of Latina background! Do you have titles or publishers you can point me to?
I am sure that our lovely SPX Community can offer some great suggestions?