Guests, Guests and More Guests…
IN addition to the previously announced Roz Chast, Ann Telnaes, Jim Woodring and Jim Rugg SPX would like to officially welcome the following guests for the 2011 show:
Craig Thompson- His new book Habibi will be out on September 20, his first in like 6 years. Has not been to an SPX in like this century, so glad he could make it!!
Diane Noomin- One of the original women cartoonists from the Underground comix days. Her new book, Glitz-2-Go is being published by Fantagraphics will be out in time for the show.
Chester Brown- I loved Louis Riel and cannot wait to see Paying For It. But as it is with Mr. Thompson, he has not been to SPX in a long time and glad he is coming back.
Johnny Ryan - Mr. Ryan has not been with us at SPX since the late 20th Century and he’ll have another Angry Youth compendeum out in time for this years show.
Matthew Thurber - We’re delighted to have Matthew doing the art for our badges this year. Be sure to stop by the Picturebox table to get him to autograph his 1-800-MICE comics.
Jay Stephens - The first Emmy Award winner to appear as a guest at SPX as far as we know. He has an anthology of his Oddville comics on tap that will be at this years show.
Is that stacked… or what?