All events below feature Russ Kick, editor of The Graphic Canon, except where noted.
Please contact Ruth Weiner at for review copies, interviews, and further information.

Unfortunately Russ Kick will not be in attendance at the Miami Book Fair International. Heidi Schulz, Van Jensen, and Ted Naifeh will still be holding their event on Fairy Tales Told & Retold


February 2 @ 7pm
Tara Seibel’s Les Miserables Opening Reception
Featuring Tara Seibel (Russ will not be present)
Tara Seibel Art Gallery
12107 Mayfield Rd. (above Presti’s Bakery)
Cleveland, OH
Tara Seibel Art Gallery on Blogspot
RSVP via Facebook

May 21 @ 7pm
Odyssey Bookshop 
9 College St.
South Hadley MA
RSVP via Facebook

May 23 @ 7pm—with book signing @ 6pm
Rubin Museum of Art
w/ Gareth Hinds, Molly Crabapple, and Sanya Glisic
Also present for the book signing: Peter Kuper, Valerie Schrag, Shawn Cheng, Fred Van Lente, Rebedcca Migdal, Sandy Jimenez, and Brendan Leach

150 West 17 St.
New York NY
RSVP via Facebook

May 29 @ 7pm
Moonstone Arts Center 

w/ Robert Berry
110 S. 13 St.
Philadelphia, PA
RSVP via Facebook

May 30 @ 6pm
Enoch Pratt Free Library
Reisterstown Road Branch

6310 Reisterstown Rd.
Baltimore MD
RSVP via Facebook

June 2 @ 1pm  
Big Planet Comics of Bethesda
4849 Cordell Ave.

Bethesda, MD 20814

June 4 @ 5:30pm
The Country Bookshop

140 NW Broad St.
Southern Pines NC

June 5 @ 7pm
The Regulator Bookshop 

720 Ninth St.
Durham NC
RSVP via Facebook

June 6 @ 7pm
Malaprop’s Bookstore 

55 Haywood St.
Asheville NC
RSVP via Facebook

June 13 @ 7pm
Left Bank Books
321 N. 10 St.

St. Louis MO
RSVP via Facebook

June 14
The Booksellers at Laurelwood
387 Perkins Rd. Extended

Memphis TN

June 16
Square Books
160 Courthouse Sq.

Oxford MS

September 18 @ 7pm
Brooklyn Book Festival Bookend Event: Small Demons and The Graphic Canon
Featuring contributors Seth Tobocman and Ellen Lindner (Russ will not be present)
The Bell House

149 7th St.
Brooklyn NY
Seven Stories Press is a participating publisher at the Brooklyn Book Festival on September 23, 10am–6pm, Brooklyn Borough Hall.
RSVP on Facebook

October 20 – 10am–4pm
Books by the Banks: Cincinnati USA Book Festival
Downtown Cincinnati
Russ will be in the author pavilion.

November 17–18
Miami Book Fair International
Miami Dade College

Russ will be present November 17–18 (the whole fest is November 11–18), and Seven Stories Press is a participating publisher.

November 7 @6:30PM-8:30PM

2nd Annual Push and Kick Awards for Visual Excellence in Graphic Books

Society of Illustrators

128 East 63rd Street, New York, NY


November 8 @ 3:30pm

Politics & Prose Bookstore

5015 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington, D.C.