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This just in from Fantagraphics HQ: Gilbert and Jaime Hernandez are going on tour next month, making personal appearances on a limited stretch of the East Coast to mark the 30th anniversary of Love and Rockets. There’s nothing north of Brooklyn (sadly, for this Boston resident) but they will be making appearances at the Small Press Expo and the Brooklyn Book Festival. Here’s the full itinerary:
Friday, Sept. 14: Politics & Prose, Washington, D.C.
Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 15 & 16: SPX, Bethesda, MD
Tuesday, Sept. 18: Atomic Books, Baltimore, MD
Wednesday, Sept. 19: Philadelphia Free Library, Philadelphia, PA
Friday, Sept. 21: The Rock Shop, Brooklyn, NY
Sunday, Sept. 23rd: Brooklyn Book Festival, Brooklyn, NY
There will be signings and panels and all sorts of good stuff; check the Fantagraphics blog for more details.