The Cross Hatch Dispatch 3.8.10

Categories:  The Cross Hatch Dispatch
[Above, Dan Goldman forgets to close his robe. Below, Dispatches or briefs?]
  • New alternative comic convention alert: it’s the Minneapolis Indie Xpo! Founded by Andy Krueger and the Cross Hatch’s own Sarah Morean, the first-ever “MIX” will take place on August 21 at the Soap Factory in Minneapolis. Register your booth now!
  • Red Light Properties, Dan Goldman’s relatively new webcomic about a Miami Beach real estate firm specializing in exorcisms of haunted homes, continues to update at a jaw-dropping pace of eight pages a week. The story is already 80+ pages long—so start reading!
  • The grand opening of COVERED: Artists Re-interpreting Classic Covers was this past Saturday, but you can still catch the show in Los Angeles, or think about buying one of the amazing pieces by perusing the collection on Flickr.
  • Danielle Corsetto will be signing copies of “Girls with Slingshots” on Wednesday, March 10, from 12-6pm, at Zeus Comics in Dallas.
  • Also this Wednesday, Raina Telgemeier will be speaking about her creative process and her new book, “Smile,” at 3:30pm in the Queens Library.
  • It’s MegaCon weekend in Orlando!
  • And Emerald City ComiCon weekend in Seattle!
  • Asaf Hanuka was recently spotlighted on Meathaus for The Realist, a fantastic series he has begun posting, which chronicles the story of his family’s search for a new home.
  • Meanwhile, Inkstuds got chatty with KC Green.

-Athena Currier