Tag Archives: graphic novel

Event: Barbara Yelin and Reinhard Kleist to Speak at London’s Goethe-Institut on 3rd March

Our spring season kicks off with the launch of two brilliant German graphic novels in translation: Irmina by Barbara Yelin and An Olympic Dream by Reinhard Kleist. On Thursday 3rd March we’re celebrating the release of both books with a free event at … Continue reading

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Filmish By Edward Ross Launches at Gosh! Comics

This Saturday, 7th November, Filmish by Edward Ross launches at Gosh! Comics in London. Join us in raising a glass (or bottle) to this brilliant visual guide to cinema between 7 and 9pm. Not only will you be able to grab a … Continue reading

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Halloween Celebration: Klaxon Launches at the Lord Clyde in Islington

This Saturday, we’re celebrating Halloween with the launch of Si Spencer and DIX’s disturbing urban horror story Klaxon. Join us for a good ol’ knees-up at Islington’s finest, The Lord Clyde on Essex Road, from 1.30-3.30pm. There’ll be booze, bands and liquorice allsorts. … Continue reading

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Hysteria launches at The Freud Museum

This coming Wednesday, 14th October, we’re celebrating the launch of Hysteria by Richard Appignanesi and Oscar Zarate, the long-awaited second book in our Graphic Freud series. The launch takes place at the Freud Museum, 20 Maresfield Gardens, London NW3 5SX, 6.30-8.30pm. There’ll … Continue reading

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In Conversation: Peter Kuper at the Strand Book Store in NYC

On Tuesday 22nd September, fresh from his appearances at SPX and the Brooklyn Book Festival this weekend, Peter Kuper visits New York City’s finest book store for the official launch of his hotly anticipated new graphic novel Ruins. The event takes place … Continue reading

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Pablo: Julie Birmant & Clément Oubrerie visit the Institut Français, London

On Wednesday 15th April, Julie Birmant and Clément Oubrerie will visit The Institut Français to discuss their award-winning graphic novel biography of Picasso. Pablo follows the artist’s career from his origins in penury to the advent of modern art. Taking in Picasso’s … Continue reading

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First Look: The Sculptor by Scott McCloud

That’s right, folks: The Sculptor, Scott McCloud‘s first graphic novel in nearly a decade, has arrived! Released on 3rd February, this 496-page graphic novel marks a triumphant return to fiction for the creator of Understanding Comics, Making Comics, Zot! and many other fine creations. … Continue reading

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Free Event this Thursday: SelfMadeHero, Oscar Zarate, ILYA & Karrie Fransman in Wood Green

This Thursday, 30th October, SelfMadeHero brings together three of the UK’s top comics artists for a conversation about their craft. Oscar Zarate, Karrie Fransman and ILYA will discuss the burgeoning British graphic novel scene, the inspiration behind their work, and … Continue reading

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This Friday: Nick Abadzis signing at Gosh! Comics

Following on from his appearance at The Lakes Comic Art Festival at the weekend, Nick Abadzis will be signing at Gosh! Comics in London this Friday, 24th October, from 6-7pm. SelfMadeHero published The Cigar that Fell in Love with a Pipe, … Continue reading

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The Lakes Comic Art Festival: The Motherless Oven by Rob Davis

Ahead of this weekend’s Lakes Comic International Art Festival, we’re blogging about some of the books and creators we’ll be bringing with us to Kendal. First up, one of 2014’s most anticipated graphic novels: The Motherless Oven by Rob Davis. This brilliantly dark and … Continue reading

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