November 4, 2023

Ontario City Library Panel

Details TBA


Ontario, California

September 9-10, 2023

Small Press Expo

Details TBA


Bethesda North Marriott Hotel & Conference Center, 5701 Marinelli Road, Rockville, MD

July 27-29, 2023

6th Annual Comics Studies Society Conference

MariNaomi will be a keynote speaker. Details TBA


UNT Gateway Center, Denton, TX

June 4, 2023

Henderson’s Writer’s Group

Dime Grinds author meet and greet. Details TBA


Virtual events

April 2, 2023


Providence Book Launch

Details TBA

Providence, RI

March 23, 2023


Pegasus Shattuck – SF East Bay Book Launch

7 p.m.: SF east bay double book launch for MariNaomi’s I Thought You Loved Me and Tessa Brunton’s Notes from a Sick Bed

Pegasus Shattuck, 2349 Shattuck Ave.,  Berkeley, CA

March 13, 2023


Floating World Comics – Portland Book Launch

5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Book launch for I Thought You Loved Me. Details TBA.

Floating World Comics, 1223 Lloyd Center, Portland, OR

March 11, 2023


Fantagraphics Bookstore – Seattle Book Launch

6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Book launch conversation with Megan Kelso, and art reception for a show curated by Meg Lemke.

Fantagraphics Bookstore & Gallery, 1201 South Vale St. (at Airport Way S.), Seattle, WA

March 10, 2023



9 a.m. to 10:15 a.m. panel: Comics are the Future: Transformative Storytelling through Sequential Art, with Dr. Charles Johnson, Dr. Jose Alaniz, Megan Kelso, MariNaomi, moderated by Meg Lemke

Seattle Convention Center Summit Bldg. Level 3 Rooms 333-334 Seattle, WA

March 8, 2023


Olympia Public Library – Olympia Book Launch

in conjunction with Danger Room Comics. Details TBA.

Olympia Public Library, Olympia, WA

March 4, 2023

Silver Sprocket – San Francisco Book Launch

7 pm: Book launch for MariNaomi’s I Thought You Loved Me and Rob Kirby’s Marry Me a Little. Mari and their comics hero and friend Rob will be in conversation about their queer graphic memoirs.

Silver Sprocket, 1018 Valencia St., San Francisco, CA

February 26, 2023

Skylight Books – Los Angeles Book Launch

7 pm:  Book launch for MariNaomi’s I Thought You Loved Me and Megan Kelso’s Who Will Make the Pancakes?

Skylight Books, 1818 N. Vermont Ave., Los Angeles, CA

February 10-11, 2023

University of Iowa Mellon Sawyer

“Racial Reckoning Through Comics” lecture and book signing with Joe Sacco

University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA

January 19-March 24, 2023

Comics is a Medium, Not a Genre

Group art exhibition curated by Joel Christian Gill. Read about it here.

Boston University, Faye G., Jo, and James Stone Gallery, 855 Commonwealth Ave., Boston, MA

December 1, 2022 to February 17, 2023

Art in the Panel

Exhibiting artists: Dustin Garcia, Joan Reilly, Jules Rivera, and MariNaomi

Artopia Gallery Creative World Art Center 524 S. 1st Ave. Arcadia, CA