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America’s 10 Greatest Comic and Graphic Novel Stores

"In a small city with a relatively large number of comic stores, Floating World stands out for the sharp, cool aesthetic of its owner, Jason Leivian, who says he wants the place to have the feel of a record store."
wired

Ten Geeky Places to Visit in Portland

"Floating World Comics is overwhelming in its selection but it’s a great place to pick up the latest issue of your favorite comics, as well as discover an entire room-full of things you may never have heard of."
oregonian

Comics Shop Confidential: The Scoop on Four Stores

"Tethered to the Pearl District a half-block north of Burnside Street, Floating World is the most innovative and art-conscious of the lot."

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July 30 – SILENT READING Series

Have you ever lost your voice? Communicated to friends and family without speaking? Attended an event where everyone in the room wasn’t talking? On July 30th, join comics artists Virginia Paine, Lucy Bellwood, and Georgia Webber in an event that will leave you speechless — at least, for an hour or so after you arrive. […]

July 3 – FORMING II exhibit and release party with Jesse Moynihan

The long-anticipated sequel that encompasses all; mythology, theology, hermaphrodites, super-alien gods and the simple task of creating the cosmos. Civilization, but not quite as we know it, has started to take shape. And now, in the continuing chaos, the world and most of its inhabitants have brandished their swords and, in various fashions, have charged […]

June 11 – CITY OF ROSES book release with Phil Stanford and Patric Reynolds

  Portland, Oregon, is often called the Rose City, but the denizens that inhabit its underbelly rarely smell so sweet. Dirty cops, dirty robbers. These shady characters and their illicit connections reveal their boiling corruption in Phil Stanford’s true crime stories. Only the names have been changed to protect the guilty. Collects City of Roses […]