2012 Events

December 10, 2012

Reading and lecture

San Francisco State University
San Francisco, CA

December 8, 2012

Comics lecture

Isotope Comics Class
San Francisco, CA

December 4, 2012

Reading at CCA’s “Meet the Faculty Night”

Also featuring Justin Hall

California College of the Arts
San Francisco, CA

November 11, 2012


California Institute of Integral Studies
San Francisco, CA

November 11, 2012

Sister Spit Anthology Book Release Party!

A Radar reading with Ali Liebegott, Ben McCoy, Cassie J. Sneider, Kat Marie Yoas, Michelle Tea, Rhiannon Argo, Sara Seinberg and Tamara Llosa-Sandor

City Lights Bookstore
261 Columbus Ave.
San Francisco, CA

October 22, 2012

Sister Spit Anthology reading

Capitola Book Cafe
Capitola, CA

October 7, 2012

“Drawn-out Stories” Litquake reading

With Gabrielle Bell, Paul Madonna, Chelsea Martin and Thien Pham.

Contemporary Jewish Museum
 736 Mission St.
San Francisco, CA

October 4, 2012

The Infinite Wait release party

With readings by Julia Wertz and Tessa Brunton 

Needles and Pens
16th St.
San Francisco, CA

October 1 to November 20, 2012

“Dirty Comics Show” group art exhibit

Center for Sex and Culture
1349 Mission St.
San Francisco, CA

September 26, 2012

“You Are Going to Die” readings

With William Moses, Ben Elliot and Melissa Lynn. Musical guests Andrew Blair and Mana Maddy

Viracocha, 998 Valencia St.
San Francisco, CA

September 22 and 23, 2012

North Beach Art Walk group art exhibit

Live Worms Gallery
1345 Grant Street
San Francisco, CA

September 15 and 16, 2012

Small Press Expo panel: “Drawing Out Childhood: Summoning Childhood Experience”

With Derf Backderf, John Porcellino and Julia Wertz, moderated by Mike Dawson

Marriott Bethesda North Hotel & Conference Center
North Bethesda, MD 20852

August 1 to September 30, 2012

Solo art exhibit

548 Union Street
San Francisco, CA 

July 19, 2012

No Straight Lines (Fantagraphics) book release party and comics reading

Cartoon Art Museum
655 Mission St.
San Francisco, CA

June 16 and 17, 2012

Chicago Alternative Comics Expo comic convention and LadyDrawers Panel (6/17)

Columbia College
Ludington Building
1104 S. Wabash, Chicago, IL

June 4, 2012

Letters in the Mail: A Celebration of Written Correspondence

Rumpus event featuring readings by Lorelei Lee and D.A. Powell, plus comedy by Nato Green, music by David Berkeley, and a short play directed by Stephen Elliott, starring the Rumpus Ensemble Players.

The Verdi Club
2424 Mariposa St.
San Francisco, CA

May 18, 2012

Sister(spit)hood is Powerful!

A Radar reading with Tamara Llosa-Sandor, Nomy Lamm, Kat Marie Yoas, Brontez Purnell and Texta Queen

La Pena Cultural Center
3105 Shattuck Ave.
Berkeley, CA

May 10, 2012

Trunk show

Pour House
San Francisco, CA

May 5 and 6, 2012

Toronto Comics Arts Festival

Toronto Reference Library
Toronto, ON Canada

April 28 and 29, 2012

MOCCA Festival

69th Regiment Armory
68 Lexington Ave.
New York, NY

April 21 and 22, 2012

SPACE (April 22 panel: Indie Ladies Comics)

Ramada Plaza Hotel Conference Center
4900 Sinclair Rd.
Columbus, OH

March 9, 2012

Paper Trails reading

With Tomas Moniz

Actual Cafe
Oakland, CA

March 2012

STAPLE! The Independent Media Expo

Marchesa Hall and Theater
Lincoln Village Shopping Center
6406 North IH-35, Suite 3100
Austin, TX

February 19, 2012

Los Angeles Zine Fest

Spring Arts Tower
453 S. Spring St. 2nd Floor
(upstairs from The Last Bookstore)
Los Angeles, CA

February 18, 2012

LA Zine Fest Comix & Zine Readings

With Champoy, Jed McGowan, Shalo P, Malachi Ward, Matt Carman, Chris Graybill, Yumi Sakugawa, Keenan Keller, Bianca Barragan, Gabrielle Gamboa, Igloo Tornado, Levon Jihanian, Robin Enrico, Jen Tong, and Tom Neely

Home Room
3121 Beverly Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA

February 17, 2012

San Francisco Writers Conference

Presentation about graphic novels with Trina Robbins

Mark Hopkins Hotel
San Francisco, CA

February 16, 2012

Reading at “Matcha: Sensuality” event

Asian Art Museum
San Francisco, CA

February 13, 2012

Litquake reading:”LOVE HURTS”

Featuring some of the most wretched passages on love and lust ever written. Authors Justin Chin, Daphne Gottlieb, Brock Keeling, Kirk Read, Michelle Richmond, Ellen Sussman, Michelle Tea and Malena Watrous tackle their favorite overwrought passages. Emceed by the brilliant Cassie J. Sneider.

Make-Out Room
3225 22nd St.
San Francisco, CA

February 2012

Valentine’s Day-Themed Mega Art Show 

With work by: Amber Sermeno, Greta-Aalborg-Volper, Terry Xiao, Gabrielle Gamboa, Esti Giordani, Amanda Verwey, Matt Runkle, Erin Peterson, Emily Goldface, Sarah Patten, Jess Scott, Nadinne Meow, Cassie J. Sneider, Morgan Nieto, Janelle Hessig, Hunx, Wendy Lee Gadzuk and Najee Rene.

Down at Lulu’s
6603 Telegraph Ave.
Oakland, CA