The Cross Hatch Dispatch 5/27/09

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[Above,  Kevin Church’s and Benjamin Birdie’s “The Rack” gets feisty . Below, the Dispatch.]

  • Kevin Church and Benjamin Birdie will debut the first print collection of  the comic shop-based webcomic, The Rack, at the upcoming MoCCA extravanganza in June.
  • Courtesy of Comics Worth Reading, NPR has posted their summer reading list and *gasp* included some great indie
  • Literary-arts mag GIGANTIC Sequins is looking for cover art for their next issue, deadline June 30.
  • Valerie D’Orazio has a new column at Comixology called COMICS-OP, and the first edition is up now.
  • Publishers Weekly’s Calvin Reid and Heidi MacDonald discuss the presence of comics and graphic novels at this weekend’s BookExpo America  – which I will be attending, thankyouverymuch.
  • In other BookExpo America news, the CBLDF is kicking off the convention with its own welcome shindig at Hudson Terrace in NYC tomorrow, May 28.
  • On May 30 in Bellingham, MA, Scott Wegener (Atomic Robo) will be signing at Friendly Neighborhood Comics.

– Adri Cowan

One Comment to “The Cross Hatch Dispatch 5/27/09”

  1. Johnny | May 28th, 2009 at 12:36 pm

    I’m so glad they are having the welcome party at Hudson Terrace. It’s gonna be great! I attended another event there a few weeks back and the place will be beautiful overlooking the Hudson.