Small Press Expo 2014: D+Q’s Panels and Signings

Small Press Expo 2014 is just days away! SPX is happening this Saturday, September 13th (11am-7pm) and Sunday, September 14th (12pm-6pm) at the Bethesda North Marriott Hotel and Conference Center (5701 Marinelli Road) in Bethesda, Maryland. Admission is $15 on Saturday and $10 on Sunday, or $20 for the full weekend. Tickets are on sale at the door.

Drawn & Quarterly has tons of debuts and even more dazzling guest authors, at booth #W1-4.

D+Q authors at SPX include:

lynda barry self

Lynda Barry


Aisha Franz


John Porcellino

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Mimi Pond


Michael DeForge


All signings take place at their booth, #W1-4, against the wall. Panels take place in various rooms, so please take note below to make sure you don’t miss a thing!


SPX open 11am-7pm.
12pm: Mimi Pond and John Porcellino signing (until 1pm)
12pm: Panel: ALT WEEKLY COMICS with Lynda Barry and James Sturm (in White Oak Room, until 1 pm)
1pm: Lynda Barry signing (until 2pm)
2pm: Aisha Franz and John Porcellino signing (until 3pm)
3pm: Mimi Pond signing (until 4pm)
4pm: Aisha Franz and Michael DeForge signing (until 5pm)
4pm: Panel: LYNDA BARRY Q+A (in White Oak Room, until 5pm)
5pm: Lynda Barry signing (until 6pm)
5:30pm: Panel: JOHN PORCELLINO FILM SCREENING AND CONVERSATION (in White Flint Auditorium, until 7pm)
6pm: Panel: INKSTUDS LIVE with Michael DeForge (in White Oak Room, until 7pm)


SPX open 12pm-6pm.
12:30pm: Panel: STORIES OF GIRLHOOD with Aisha Franz (in White Flint Auditorium, until 1:30pm)
1pm: Mimi Pond signing (until 2pm)
1:30pm: Aisha Franz signing (until 3pm)
2pm: John Porcellino signing (until 4pm)
3pm: Michael DeForge signing (until 4pm)
4pm: Panel: MIMI POND Q+A (in White Oak Room, until 5pm)

Drawn & Quarterly also has books debuting at the show.

Syllabus-coverSyllabus: Notes From an Accidental Professor, by Lynda Barry

HOSPITAL.coverThe Hospital Suite, by John Porcellino

EARTHLING.cover-fullEarthling, by Aisha Franz

BUMPER.casewrap-webBumperhead, by Gilbert Hernandez