NYC – Hacker Hoaxer Whistleblower Spy Signing

October 31, 2014 by  
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Gabriella Coleman, Molly Crabapple, and Astra Taylor appear at the Strand Book Store on Tuesday, November 18 at 7:00 pm!

Press Release:

One of the few anthropologists so fully immersed in the set of hackers, pranksters, and activists that operates under the “Anonymous” umbrella, Coding Freedom author Gabriella Coleman visits Strand to present her new book, Hacker, Hoaxer, Whistleblower, Spy: The Many Faces of Anonymous. Join us for an in-depth discussion and Q&A on this at once internationally lauded and condemned collective.

Gabriella will be joined by artists and writer Molly Crabapple; and The Baffler contributing editor Astra Taylor, creator of the documentary Zizek!

Buy a copy of Hacker, Hoaxer, Whistleblower, Spy: The Many Faces of Anonymous or a $15 Strand gift card in order to attend this event. All options admit one person. Please note that payment is required for all online event orders at the time of checkout. The event will be located in the Strand’s 3rd floor Rare Book Room at our store at 828 Broadway at 12th Street.

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Strand Book Store
828 Broadway, New York, NY, 10003-4805
(at 12th St.)

NYC – Save Our Schmuck Benefit

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Molly Crabapple, Douglas Rushkoff, Dean Haspiel, Akim Funk Buddha, JahFurry, Josh Neufeld and more appear at Brooklyn’s Union Hall on Tuesday, August 26, 2014 at 7:30 PM to present an evening of live comix readings, music, and comedy raising funds for health care costs related to Seth Kushner’s fight with leukemia. If you cannot attend but would like to help Seth, you can donate at the link…

About SETH KUSHNER
Seth is a lifelong resident of Brooklyn, NY, where he and his wife, Terra are raising their five year old son. A renowned photographer, his work has appeared in The New York Times, Time Magazine, Newsweek, L’Uomo Vogue, Sports Illustrated, The New Yorker and other publications.

Published books include, The Brooklynites, Leaping Tall Buildings: The Origins of American Comics and upcoming New York Comics. Seth is co-founder of TRIP CITY, home to his CulturePOP photocomix and Schmuck comics. In 2013, Seth co-founded HANG DAI Editions an independent publishing imprint.

Help Seth and others find their match by registering at this event to become a bone marrow donor with Delete Blood Cancer — All it takes is completing a registration form and swabbing the inside of your cheeks. In less than five minutes, you can potentially save a life! Visit www.deletebloodcancer.org to learn more

More info and tickets at the link!

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Union Hall – Brooklyn
702 Union Street, Brooklyn, NY 11215

NYC – Devil in the Details Signing

Molly Crabapple speaks and signs at Bluestockings on Monday, July 30th at 7:00PM.

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Press Release:

The inimitable Molly Crabapple discusses her latest publication, “The Art of Molly Crabapple Volume Two: Devil in the Details,” a fantastic collection of surreal, subversive work drawing from everything from burlesque to Occupy. The founder of Dr. Sketchy’s Anti-Art School, Molly will be in conversation with Alternet labor editor Sarah Jaffe.

Bluestockings Books
172 Allen Street, New York, NY 10002

UK – Week in Hell Signing

Molly Crabapple speaks in conversation with Ana Finel Honigman at The Groucho Club on Thursday, April 26, 2012 at 7:30pm

This event is open to the public, but you MUST RSVP. RSVP to reception@thegrouchoclub.com

The Groucho Club
45 Dean Street, London W1D

NYC – Week in Hell Signing

Molly Crabapple speaks in conversation with Sarah Jaffe on Tuesday April 10, 2012 at 7:00 pm.

To celebrate her 28th birthday, Molly Crabapple lined the walls of a hotel room with butcher paper, locked herself in for the week, and began to draw. She called it her Week in Hell, and this book documents the week and the walls. Sarah Jaffe, a political journalist at Alternet, will be talking to Crabapple.

McNally Jackson Books
52 Prince Street (between Lafayette & Mulberry), New York City, NY 10012

NYC – First Second Party

November 14, 2011 by  
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First Second Books is an award-winning publisher of graphic novels; on Tuesday November 15th at 7pm McNally Jackson hosts a celebratory fifth anniversary reception, featuring the following artists and writers:

  • Dave Roman
  • Mike Cavallaro
  • MK Reed
  • Mark Siegel
  • Molly Crabapple
  • Danica Novgorodoff
  • John Leavitt
  • Susan Kim
  • Laurence Klavan
  • Carla Jablonski
  • Matt Madden
  • Joe Infumari
  • George O’Connor

McNally Jackson Books
52 Prince Street (between Lafayette & Mulberry), New York City, NY 10012

NYC – Tiny Trifecta Art Show

Tara McPherson and Sean Leonard debut their new art boutique and t-shirt line The Cotton Candy Machine on April 9, 2011 with the Tiny Trifecta Art Show! 100 artists, $100 tiny art, on the 100th day of the year!

Here is the full list of the amazing artists in the show: Jessicka Addams, Esao Andrews, Jim Avignon, John Baizley, Shawn Barber, Gary Baseman, Andrew Bell, Leia Bell, Bongoût, Robert Bowen, Beast Brothers, Mike Budai, Casey Burns, Scott C, Joe Capobianco, Marcos Chin, Ciou, Becky Cloonan, David Cook, Dave Cooper, Jessi Cornett, Dave Correia, Molly Crabapple, Lana Crooks, Steven Daily, Daniel Danger, Camilla d’Errico, Stephan Doitschinoff, Huck Gee, Dana Glover, Dan Grzeca, Brian Ewing, Natalia Fabia, Justin Hampton, Kevin Hayes, Mark Heggie, Hero, Boris Hoppek, Jim Houser, Seldon Hunt, Jordin Isip, Jeremyville, Aya Kakeda, Audrey Kawasaki, Linsday Kuhn, Henry Lewis, Travis Louie, Lola, David Mack, Jim Mahfood, Steven Manale, Sara Antoinette Martin, Angie Mason, Dan May, Tara McPherson, Mike Mignola, Brandi Milne, Junko Mizuno, Buff Monster, Tomi Monstre, Michael Motorcycle, Kathie Olivas, Alex Pardee, Brandt Peters, Joshua Petker, Nathan Pickett, Anthony Pontius, Little Friends Of Printmaking, Arabella Proffer, Noah Rice, Nathan Rice, Martha Rich, Jermaine Rogers, Paul Romano, Arik Roper, Martina Secondo Russo, Frank Russo, Jay Ryan, Mark Ryden, Isabel Samaras, Jon Schnepp, Mike Shinoda, Rafael Silveira, Greg Simkins, Skinner, Morgan Slade, Timba Smits, Shawn Smith, Jeff Soto, Nathan Spoor, Tofu Squirrel, Diana Sudyka, Fefe Talavera, Jill Thompson, Adam Wallacavage, Jonathan Wayshack, Eric White, Elizabeth Winnel, Martin Wittfooth, Chet Zar

The Cotton Candy Machine
235 South 1st Street, Brooklyn, NY, 11211

NYC – Jim Hanley’s Universe Turns 25

Molly Crabapple, Fred Van Lente, ChrisCross and more help  Jim Hanley’s Universe celebrate their 25th anniversary with a signing featuring some of their favorite creators on Wednesday May 26th from 4-9pm.

Guests include:
Molly Crabapple (Scarlet Takes Manhattan)
Neil Kleid (Fraggle Rock)
Dave Ryan (War of the Independents)
Bob Fingerman (From The Ashes)
Ben Caldwell (Wednesday Comics)
Fred Van Lente (Heroic Age: Prince of Power)
Jim McCann (Dazzler)
Rick Lacy (Labor Days)
ChrisCross (Final Crisis Aftermath: Dance)

Jim Hanley’s Universe, 4 West 33rd St, New York, NY
(opposite The Empire State Building)
(212) 268-7088

NYC – Dr. Sketchy’s Artstars

January 25, 2010 by  
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Paul Pope is honored this week as Dr. Sketchy’s Artstars returns with a tribute to the comics legend. Stunning burlesque queen Melody Sweets will pose reenacting his drawings, and Paul will be DJing and sketching.

Dr Sketchy’s is what happens when cabaret meets art school. This week we’re doing a tribute to legendary comics god Paul Pope. Paul will be rocking the sketchpad and the DJ booth, and beautiful Melody Sweets will be posing as his art.

Draw the beautiful Melody Sweets

Meet the brilliant Paul Pope; Win fabulous prizes from Baby Tattoo Books, Boyd and Blair Vodka, and Squishables

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Saturday, January 30, 2010 from 4pm-7pm

 The Slipper Room, 167 Orchard St (@ Stanton), New York, New York 11211

Lower East Side- F to Delancy

NYC – Scarlett Takes Manhattan Signing

December 10, 2009 by  
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Molly Crabapple writes in her newsletter:

I’ll be chatting with my beloved collaborator John Leavitt and historian Trav S. D, author of No Applause Just Throw Cash: The Book that made Vaudeville Famous, about my first graphic novel, Scarlett Takes Manhattan. Hailed by Warren Ellis as “a madly funny firepit of debauchery. Disgustingly wonderful,” Scarlett Takes Manhattan is a comic take on Horatio Algar stories and the confusion of sex, gender, entertainment, and politics. Set in the Gilded Age, the graphic novel takes a sexy, saucy, and salacious glimpse of the New York vaudeville scene at its bawdiest best. We’ll also discuss the history of sex and performance in New York City.

Complimentary Original Sin Cider will be on hand to cool any overheated patrons.

Free Original Sin Cider

Wednesday, December 16
7:30 pm @ The Museum of Sex, 233 5th Ave (at 27th street), New York, NY
$5 admission

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