Tag Archives: Don Quixote

SelfMadeHero at Thought Bubble 2014!

Unless you’ve been living in a cave, you’ll know that this weekend sees Thought Bubble take over the Armouries in Leeds – and four of SelfMadeHero’s creators will be signing, sketching and talking their way through the weekend! Rob Davis, I. … Continue reading

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SelfMadeHero at Thought Bubble

This weekend, no less than seven – yes, seven! – amazing SelfMadeHero creators will be making their way to Leeds for Thought Bubble. Spread over four tables (103-106, New Dock Hall), the following artists will be signing, sketching and talking their way … Continue reading

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Why The Complete Don Quixote? An Interview with Rob Davis

Q: Why did you call it The Complete Don Quixote? A: So many readers have failed to complete Don Quixote, this book advertises the possibility on its cover. Now you too can “Complete Don Quixote”! And because I finished my adaptation … 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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How to Adapt Don Quixote into a Graphic Novel in Seven Easy Steps by Rob Davis

Forbidden Planet International have kindly let us crosspost this superb piece by Rob Davis on the process of adapting Don Quixote into graphic novel form. Enjoy! “Finally, from so little sleeping and so much reading, his brain dried up and he … Continue reading

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SelfMadeHero in the USA

Now that we’ve established ourselves as the leading light of the graphic novel renaissance in Britain, it’s time to roll up our sleeves and set about breaking America. After our launch in the States last year, we’ve already gained a … Continue reading

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SelfMadeHero at Thought Bubble 2012

This weekend (17th-18th November), we’ll be attending Thought Bubble in Leeds. If you haven’t been before, this is a fun, inclusive and generally excellent comic convention (if you have been before, you know this already). The full programme of events is … Continue reading

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OK Comics Top 10 SelfMadeHero titles

(click here for full size image) We were delighted to see that OK Comics – one of the best comic shops in the UK – had compiled a Top Ten of SelfMadeHero graphic novels. So, without further ado (and in 140 characters or … Continue reading

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Guest blogger, Rob Davis: Don Quixote – The self-made hero

When Cervantes started writing Don Quixote he had no idea where it was going, he certainly never imagined one 500 page novel, let alone two! That sense of a book growing in the author’s hands is there for the reader … Continue reading

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Guest blogger: Rob Davis – stories within stories

Aside from the central tale of ‘mad old man as knight’ and ‘fat buffoon as squire’ there are a number stories within the main story of Don Quixote in volume one. Some are self-contained and some overlap with each other … Continue reading

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