“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…

Batton Interviewed in Famous Monsters!

  Batton grew up reading Forrest J Ackerman’s classic magazine Famous Monsters of Filmland, so needless to say he was thrilled to be interviewed by Kelly Dunn for the September/October issue of the magazine! Issue 281 is currently on the newsstands—and with a cover featuring Batton’s favorite, “The Bride”! You can also purchase it directly…

Supernatural Law in Spanish!

Published in Spain by Tyrannosaurus Books, this black-and-white collection of the first eight issues of Wolff & Byrd, Counselors of the Macabre, is now available directly from Exhibit A Press! This is essentially Tales of Supernatural Law in Spanish. The book was featured at the Madrid Book Fair. Here is a review on a Spanish…

Supernatural Law in French

    This French edition of the first four issues of Wolff & Byrd, Counselors of the Macabre is hardbound and in full color! Les Advocats du Surnaturel volume 1, published by the prestigious Fluide Glacial, is available directly from Exhibit A Press. Ask to get your copy signed by Batton Lash!

Great “Zombie Wife” Review

Check out this great review of Zombie Wife, And Other Tales of Supernatural Law by Jeff Provine at the Blog Critics site. Here’s a taste: “Throughout all of the captivating stories and delightfully thought-provoking legal experiments on what exactly the zoning of a graveyard is (would it need to be residential if a vampire lurks…

Mr. Lash meets Mr. Media

On the occasion of Will Eisner Week, Bob Andelman (aka Mr. Media) sat down with me (via Skype) to discuss the legendary cartoonist and “godfather of the graphic novel.”. Topics include Eisner as teacher, Harvey Kurtzman, John Holmstrom, and Supernatural Law! Bob is the author of Will Eisner: A Spirited Life, now in a new…