Monthly Archives: September 2015

HANG DAI signing at Forbidden Planet NYC Sept 23rd, 7-9pm

Join us at Forbidden Planet on Wednesday 9/23 when our guests will be Dean Haspiel (Beef with Tomato, The Fox), Gregory Benton (Smoke, B+F), a host of collaborators included in the Seth Kushner book Schmuck (Jonathan Allen, Shamus Beyale, Christa … Continue reading

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The Washington Post ~ SPX 2015: Publishers and creators proudly share books they’re debuting at expo

(Dean Haspiel at SPX 2015. Photographed by Hannah Means-Shannon) Hang Dai’s Dean Haspiel sported a quote for Michael Cavna’s report about SPX 2015 in The Washington Post: “Hang Dai Editions is proud to debut three graphic novels at SPX that represents … Continue reading

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Hang Dai Editions at SPX 2015

Hang Dai Editions will debut three new graphic novels: Gregory Benton’s SMOKE, Dean Haspiel’s BEEF WITH TOMATO, and the late Seth Kushner’s SCHMUCK, this weekend at The Small Press Expo 2015, Sept. 19-20, in Bethesda, MD. Look for us at … Continue reading

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PopMythology reviews Dean Haspiel’s BEEF WITH TOMATO

PopMythology wrote a wonderful review of Dean Haspiel’s BEEF WITH TOMATO graphic novel. Excerpts: “It’s not just artistically that Haspiel has been influenced by the superhero ethos. While drawing all those heroes some part of that ethos must have seeped up from the Bristol … Continue reading

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RiYL episode 125: Dean Haspiel

(Dean Haspiel at Hang Dai Studios in Gowanus, Brooklyn, Sept. 16th, 2015. Photograph by Matthew Ballen) Dean Haspiel spoke to Brian Heater about comix, insecurity, community, current influences, dreams of minimalism, and his new graphic novel BEEF WITH TOMATO for Brian’s cool RiYL … Continue reading

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Comic Critique reviews Gregory Benton’s SMOKE & Seth Kushner’s SCHMUCK

Adam McGovern wrote beautiful reviews for Gregory Benton’s SMOKE & Seth Kushner’s SCHMUCK at ComicCritique.com SMOKE excerpts: “The naive honesty of Benton’s cartooning style — no-doubt carefully cultivated — and the intricacy with which he envisions a garden of thick vegetation … Continue reading

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PopMythology reviews Gregory Benton’s SMOKE

PopMythology wrote a kind review for Gregory Benton’s SMOKE. Excerpt: “Smoke works as both modern myth and social critique. The journey the characters go on is very much a kind of mythical rite of passage, though where to I will not … Continue reading

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