Comic Book Panel Discussion, Oceanside Library

September 29, Civic Center Library, Oceanside, CA: Batton and Jackie were part of a discussion of comics, along with Mary Fleener, M.K. Palmer, and moderator Rocco Versaci. In addition to the panelists discussing their own work in the field, they addressed the significance of comics as a form of literary/artistic, social, and personal expression. (Photo…

Comic-Con International 2018

It’s a wrap! The 2018 San Diego Comic-Con has come and gone! Lots of fans—especially Kickstarter backers—came by the Exhibit A Press booth to get their copy of Supernatural Law: Grandfathered In. The official publication date is the beginning of September, so that’s when you’ll be able to order your copy directly from this site.…

Signing Saturday III

Signing Saturday III at SoCal Comics on February 11 was lots of fun. Dozens of local artists and comics creators were on hand, and fans won some really cool raffle prices. Jamie Newbold always makes sure everyone has a great time at his store!

Comic-Con International 2017

  Comic-Con International: San Diego: July 20-23: This year’s Comic-Con has now come and gone. Exhibit A Press was in its usual spot, booth 1909 in the Independent Publishers’ Pavilion, across from DC Comics. We were happy to host Eisner Award nominee Steve Conley on Friday for special signing. Alanna Wolff, Jeff Byrd, and Mavis…

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…

“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…

Jackie and Batton Signing at JHU

  Jackie and Batton had a great time chatting with old friends at the signing at JHU in Manhattan on March 25. Special guests included people whose photos appear in one or both of the Comic Book People books, including Michael Kaluta, Danny Fingeroth, Dean Haspiel, Elaine Lee, Alex Simmons, Calvin Reid, Stephen Blue, Jim…

San Diego Comic Fest 2016

Jackie and I had a great time at the fourth annual San Diego Comic Fest at the Town and Country in Mission Valley. We were especially pleased to be included as guests of the show! Comic Fest is, as the organizers describe it, “the friendly, intimate  comic con experience.” And that’s no hype! Though the…