Tag Archives: Reinhard Kleist

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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Waterstone’s – back in business

Props to Emily, the manager of Waterstone’s Plaza Oxford Street – your promotion of graphic novels rocks! If you love graphic novels and work locally, why not pop in at lunchtime and tell them that they rock too. Not only do … Continue reading

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The Reinhard Kleist interview

Why did you decide to make a comic about Fidel Castro? First and foremost, it is a biography. My aim was to inform people about what was going on during the revolution, what kind of character Castro is, where he … Continue reading

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‘SelfMadeHero presents…’ at Latitude Festival

Better late than never, right? Exactly. We had a ball at Latitude Festival this year, where we put on two fun “SelfMadeHero presents…” events on the Literary Stage. Latitude is a brilliant multi-arts festival, which is held on the Henham Estate … Continue reading

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Who won the Castro original art competition?

[drum roll] Congratulations go to… Nick Hilditch, winner of the beautiful painted portrait of Fidel Castro by Reinhard Kleist. Nick was our seventh entrant, chosen fair and square by Random.org (see below): We had an amazing response to the competition … Continue reading

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Win an original Castro painting by Reinhard Kleist (deadline extended!)

To celebrate the launch of Castro: a graphic biography we’re running a competition to win a original watercolour and ink portrait of Fidel Castro by Reinhard Kleist… and we’ve extended the deadline for another week, to Tuesday 26th July. The … Continue reading

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Castro – the launch party

We invite you to have a mojito or two at the launch of a truly brilliant graphic biography: CASTRO by Reinhard Kleist. In association with the Goethe Institut and the COMICA Festival, SelfMadeHero is celebrating the publication of the graphic biography CASTRO … Continue reading

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SelfMadeHero at Latitude

We are now allowed (and delighted) to inform you that SelfMadeHero will be doing two  fun graphic novel events at Festival Republic’s ace Latitude Festival 2011. We have prepped two exclusive, late night treats for the Literary Stage. On Friday night, just after … Continue reading

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