Tag Archives: Alex Fitch

Andrzej Klimowski and Danusia Schejbal at the Stoke Newington Literary Festival

Andrzej Klimowski and Danusia Schejbal will discuss the creative life with Sydney Padua at the Stoke Newington Literary Festival on Sunday 7 June at 4pm. The conversation will be chaired by Resonance FM presenter Alex Fitch. Tickets are available here. Two recent … Continue reading

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Video Blog: Bryan Lee O’Malley talks Seconds with Alex Fitch at The British Library

Did you miss Bryan Lee O’Malley’s sell-out talk at The British Library in August? Well, never fear: we captured the whole thing on film so you can enjoy it at your leisure. The creator of the bestselling Scott Pilgrim series was … Continue reading

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Stoke Newington Literary Festival: Oscar Zarate, ILYA, Steven Appleby & Martin Rowson

This weekend, the Stoke Newington Literary Festival sees a whole load of brilliant events take place in north-east London, with guests including Ray Davies, Lynn Barber and Mark Kermode. What’s more, there’s plenty to amuse graphic novel and cartoon fans as … Continue reading

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How to Write a Graphic Novel: A Guardian Masterclass

Next Saturday, 7th September, SelfMadeHero and The Guardian will host a masterclass in writing for graphic novels. Featuring some the industry’s biggest names, this day-long event will feature an introduction to the form by comics expert Paul Gravett (1001 Comics You … Continue reading

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SelfMadeRobots at Caption Comics Festival

This year’s August bank holiday isn’t just about the Edinburgh Book Festival’s graphic novel-focussed programme; it also sees some brilliant artists and writers gather in Oxford for Caption, the UK’s longest running comics festival. Showcasing the work of amateur and … Continue reading

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SelfMadeHero at the 2nd East London Comics & Art Festival

This Saturday, no less than seven – yes, seven – SelfMadeHero creators will be attending the second East London Comics & Arts Festival (ELCAF) in Bethnal Green’s York Hall. After a hugely successful inaugural event in 2012, ELCAF’s organisers have … Continue reading

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Rob Davis takes Don Quixote to the Instituto Cervantes

SelfMadeHero is delighted to be taking part in this year’s El Día E (Spanish Day) celebrations at the Instituto Cervantes in London on Saturday 22nd June.  Writer and artist Rob Davis will be talking with broadcaster and journalist Alex Fitch … Continue reading

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From Classic to Graphic: SelfMadeHeroes discuss adaptations at BD & Comics Passion

In SelfMadeHero’s most popular blog post ever, Rob Davis discussed how he approached the adaptation of Don Quixote into a graphic novel. When he told people he was going to adapt Cervantes’ 1,000-page classic into graphic form, most people questioned … Continue reading

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