Convention Details

Posted: Tuesday, February 19, 2002
By: Darren Schroeder

Held on the weekend of Sept 6-8 this year. The early register discounts are expired...half-table is $120, and tables will be sold out soon, if not already

BeanTown ZineTown
Massachusetts College of Art, 621 Huntington Avenue, Boston on Palm Sunday Weekend (March 23 and 24).
Specific plans are still being made and will depend on attendee interest and participation, the event will involve the standard big room full of tables for zinesters to sell and network during both days; satellite rooms for talks and workshops; a spoken word performance show Saturday night; and possibilities of pre- and post-parties and other fun. Anyone interested in proposing workshops, acts, or other activity and those looking to reserve table space, offer advice, or ask questions should
write to PO Box 890, Allston MA 02134,
or call (617) 587-8639.
An email list can be joined by emailing
Visit for more info. The Massachusetts College of Art is
located at , Boston.

The 7th annual Bay Area Anarchist Book Fair
March 30, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.,
Kezar Pavillion in Golden Gate Park.
Contact The Book Fair, c/o Bound Together Books, 1369 Haight St., San Francisco CA 94117.

5th annual Santa Barbara Zine Fest
June 1, Goleta Valley Community Center, 5679 Hollister Avenue, Goleta, CA.
Registration packets will be available March 15th. The registration
fee is $15.00 and includes: half-table space, beverages, an
exhibitor's "survivor" kit, and admission for two people. For more
information write to Lynne Lowe at or PO Box
20028, Santa Barbara, CA 93120 or visit

The Underground Publishing Conference
June 22-23 in Bowling Green, Ohio, at Bowling Green State University. The cost will be $6 per day, or $10 for the weekend with pre-registration. For more information visit or write to UPC, PO Box 1225 Bowling Green OH 43402, or

Columbus, OH on April 20.
Go to and follow the SPACE links.

NYC on June 22 and 23. First time show.
Information at the Comic Book Journal ( journal board.

Athens, GA. Saturday the 19th of Jan.

ICE Con (Independent Comics Expo)
Utica, NY. Sunday, Feb. 24th from 10-4 PM
At the Holiday Inn at the Utica Business Park (45 Minutes East of Syracuse, NY, in Central NY). Tables are $25 and admission to the show is free!

Dallas ComiCon in October. (Click on the Dallas ComiCon link)
Organizers are currently looking for more Small Press material to add to the con. For information or table bookings contact mikey

Philly on May 10-12.

Let us know if you have news on any other small press friendly conventions etc.

If you have a comment or question about Small Press then feel free to contact me