2020 Ignatz Awards Go Virtual, SPX 2020 Cancelled

For Immediate ReleaseContact: Warren BernardEmail: warren@smallpressexpo.comSmall Press Expo Announces Virtual Ignatz Awards and Cancellation of SPX 2020 Bethesda, Maryland – June, 4 2020 Media Release – SPX 2020, originally scheduled for September 12 – 13 at the Bethesda North Marriott Hotel & Conference Center, will be cancelled due to the effects of the COVID-19 outbreak. SPX will not More Info »

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Small Press Expo Addresses Impact of Coronavirus on SPX 2020

For Immediate ReleaseContact: Warren BernardEmail: warren@smallpressexpo.com Small Press Expo Addresses Impact of Coronavirus on SPX 2020 Bethesda, Maryland – March 17, 2020Media Release – SPX 2020 is scheduled to be held this coming September 12 – 13, with both Exhibitor Registration and Ignatz Submissions beginning this month. We are extremely concerned about the short- and long-term impacts of the coronavirus/COVID-19 crisis on the SPX community. While developing this course of action, our More Info »

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Small Press Expo Announces Kickstarter’s Creator Support for SPX 2019

For Immediate ReleaseContact: Warren BernardEmail: Warren@smallpressexpo.com Small Press Expo Announces Kickstarter’s Creator Support for SPX 2019 Bethesda, Maryland – September 10, 2019 Media Release – In addition to its sponsorship of the 2019 Ignatz Awards, Kickstarter is also directly supporting creators at SPX’s 25th Anniversary. SPX is honored to have Camilla Zhang, Kickstarter’s Comics Outreach Lead, along with Product Designer Jenna Leonardo and Senior Engineer Pritika N. on site More Info »

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Small Press Expo Announces Special Events

While you're waiting for Small Press Expo, celebrate the show's 25th anniversary with these additional events in the Washington, D.C., area.

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Debuting Books at Small Press Expo 2019

Small Press Expo is thrilled to announce that over 100 books and comics will debut at the 2019 festival.

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Small Press Expo Announces Raina Telgemeier, Ngozi Ukazu and Jim Ottaviani at the Library of Congress National Book Festival

SPX is proud to announce it is again a sponsor of the Library of Congress National Book Festival, supporting Ngozi Ukazu and Jim Ottaviani in their appearances at the event.

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Small Press Expo Announces 2019 Ignatz Award Nominees

SPX is pleased to announce the 2019 nominees for the annual presentation of the Ignatz Awards, a celebration of outstanding achievement in comics and cartooning.

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Small Press Expo Announces Programming Schedule for SPX 2019

Small Press Expo is pleased to announce the Programming Schedule for SPX 2019. SPX is continuing the festival's established tradition of rich, thought provoking programming featuring leading comics artists and critics in conversation.

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Signup Now to Learn to Draw from the Pros at SPX 2019

SPX 2019 – Signup Now to Learn to Draw from the Pros! Small Press Expo is pleased to announce a series of comic bookmaking workshops, featuring hands-on instruction from some of the most talented makers of independent comics. The workshops will occur at SPX 2019, to be held Saturday, September 14 and Sunday, September 15. Educators from Pittsburgh, PA-based Comics More Info »

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