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There are two regional small-press comics gatherings this weekend that should be well worth a visit, if you’re in driving distance to either.
There’s the Fluke Mini-Comics and Zine Festival in downtown Athens, Georgia this Saturday, and there’s also the long-lived Small Press and Alternative Comics Expo in my former home-town of Columbus, Ohio on both Saturday and Sunday.
Such shows often provide handy goals or deadlines for self-published creators, giving them a place to debut new work to an audience primed to receive it and thus incentive to get something written, drawn and printed in time to have it there.
Here are two such examples, one from each show.