San Diego Comic Fest 2018

April 20-22, 2018: San Diego Comic Fest—Batton and Jackie will once again be special guests at this friendly, intimate local show put on by some of the folks who helped found Comic-Con back in 1970. And it’s back at the Town & Country Hotel! The theme this year is the 200th anniversary of Mary Shelley’s…

New Book for Comic-Con Now on Sale Here!

Special for San Diego Comic-Con Available for Online Ordering: Supernatural Law: The Missing Links is an 80-page trade paperback that contains three Wolff & Byrd stories that previously appeared in other places and are now out of print: “The Life-Partner of Frankenstein” (full color; W&B represent a Frankenstein monster and his “bride” who are refused…

WonderCon 2017

Anaheim, CA, March 31-April 2, 2017: After a few years’ hiatus, Batton and Jackie were back at WonderCon for 2017. Exhibit A Press was in the Small Press area, hanging with neighbors Rebecca and James Hicks (“Little Vampires”). It was great getting to schmooze with lots of old friends. Lots of thanks to Mimi Cruz…

The Latest Trade: A Vampire in Hollywood

    The official publication date for A Vampire in Hollywood was September 10. The book is in print and  available for purchase from fine comics shops, quality bookstores, and Amazon, as well as directly from Exhibit A Press. Books purchased from Exhibit A can be personalized and autographed by Batton—just make a request when…

“Comic Book People 2” Shares Candid 1990s Photos

Jackie Estrada’s Comic Book People 2 Provides Unique Peek at the Comics Indusry in the 1990s As a follow-up to 2014’s well-received Comic Book People: Photographs from the 1970s and 1980s, longtime comics industry insider Jackie Estrada ran a successful Kickstarter campaign to fund Comic Book People 2: Photographs from the 1990s, now available in…

Kickstarter Funded! A Vampire in Hollywood

A Vampire in Hollywood, And Other Tales of Supernatural Law by Batton Lash Introduction by Jeff Smith September 2016, 192 pages, b/w interior Kickstarter Amount raised: $13,686 Campaign ended March 10 Batton and Jackie would like to thank everyone who backed and plugged the Kickstarter campaign that will make publication of this book a reality!…

SoCal Comic Con

  Batton and Jackie enjoyed appearing at the annual SoCal Comic Con in Oceanside, California on October 18th. Batton had a great time interviewing Howard Chaykin for his friend’s spotlight program. Here are a few photos from the show.

Cartoon Crossroads Columbus (CXC)

      Batton and Jackie had a great time at the first iteration of CXC in Columbus, Ohio on October 1-3. Special guests included Art Spiegelman, Françoise Mouly, Bill Griffith, Jaime Hernandez, Kate Beaton, and Jeff Smith, who is also one of the organizers of an event that is sure to become a major…