Tag Archives: Bryan Talbot

Monday Morning Runaround – The Life Of Bryan Talbot

BRYAN SURGERY Here’s the trailer for Graphic Novel Man, the new documentary about Bryan Talbot. COMMUNITY Dark Horse’s Scott Allie is coming to Northern Essex, to speak to the students. Or anyone else who wants to pop by. Also no …

Reward For Stolen Luther Arkwright Page By Bryan Talbot

Have you seen this page from The Adventures Of Luther Arkwright, by Bryan Talbot? About twenty years ago, it was stolen while on loan for an exhibition. In all that time it’s not resurfaced for sale. It may well be …

Tuesday Morning Runaround – Miracleman, Boom, Skottie Young, Lucy Knisley And Bryan Talbot

A Miracle In New England New England Comics prepares for the coming of Miracleman tomorrow… What Have I Teased? BOOM! Studios just sent me this teaser image for an as-yet-unannounced new series. This follows a similar teaser that was posted …

Bryan Talbot To Draw Sunderland’s Keel Line

Bryan Talbot continues his role as his city’s favourite comic book son as Sunderland City Council is getting him to him to draw the “Keel Line” in their new city-centre square. The Sunderland Echo reports, At 291m the line represents …

Diving Into The Lakes This Weekend

The BBC gave a rather lovely puff piece for The Lakes Comics Festival beginning on Saturday in the UK, turning the town of Kendal in Cumbria, England, into a comic book international festival. And, apparently, attracting a bunch of academic …

Neil Gaiman’s Lost Tales From The Eighties, Out Now Digitally For Free – And For Charity

Download the Sequential App for free. Download the Neil Gaiman Lost Tales anthology for free. And Sequential will give fifty cents to anti-Malaria charities. Win win win. And this is what you get for your zero money. Over a hundred …

Pretty Pics – Bryan Talbot’s Sherlock To Rafael Grampa’s Batman

A few pretty pictures to end the day with. Thanks to Timothy The 2013 Christmas Card for the Sherlock Holmes Society Of London, as designed and drawn by Bryan Talbot. The first looks at Fairy Quest 2 by Humberto Ramos. …

Neil Gaiman’s Lost Comics, For Free, And For Charity

Knockabout Comics and graphic novel app SEQUENTIAL are publishing a digital collection of Neil Gaiman’s ‘lost’ comic strips from the 1980s for free – and it’s in aid of charity. Neil Gaiman’s Lost Tales will feature collaborations with Bryan Talbot, Dave McKean …

A Forgotton Jam By Alan Moore, Dave Gibbons, Melinda Gebbie, Grant Morrison, Bryan Talbot, Clive Barker, Mark Buckingham, Glenn Fabry, Duncan Fegredo, Hunt Emerson and Phil Elliott

On his website today, Paul Slade has posted a forgotten 1988 “jam” print for the short-lived UK comics magazine Heartbreak Hotel. Contributors to the print include Alan Moore, Dave Gibbons, Grant Morrison, Bryan Talbot, Clive Barker, Mark Buckingham, Glenn Fabry, …

The History of Foyles In Comic Book Form

When I went to the Image Duplicator exhibition in London last night, I also walked past Foyles, the classic London bookstore, who have taking the hoardings of nearby renovations and have used a number of cartoonists to tell their history …

A Crisis Of Infinite Conventions

THE FRINGE Edinburgh hasn’t had much joy in the way of comic conventions over the last few decades, losing out to the hustle and bustle of neighbouringish Glasgow. But one fellow is giving it a go come April. A Toy …

In One Week, In Two Weeks – A Cherubic Start To The New Year

In one week’s time, we start to get round to a full week’s worth of comics. Dark Horse has teh amazing Cherubs by Bryan Talbot and Mark Stafford, more Buffy, the new Star Wars, more Action Comics, lots of Rotworld, …

Mary And Bryan Talbot On Channel 4 News Talking Comics, Awards And Daughters

Mary Talbot and Bryan Talbot appeared on Britain’s Channel 4 News tonight to talk about their Costa Award-winning graphic novel Dotter Of Her Father’s Eyes, being the daughter of a writer and also defending the very medium itself… The summary …

Dotter Of Her Father’s Eyes Wins Costa Award For Best Biography

Announced on BBC’s Front Row (listen to it here), Dotter Of Her Father’s Eyes by Mary Talbot and Bryan Talbot has won the Costa Best Book Award for Best Biography.  Another graphic novel had been noiminated for Best Novel, Days of …

Sunday Runaround – The Writers’ Room

THE WRITERS ROOM Look for more collaborative writer projects from Marvel in the future, according to Axel Alonso; Another thing I learned was the power of collaborative writing. This wasn’t my first rodeo with a big event story featuring multiple …

Dotter Of Her Father’s Eyes Makes It Into The Independent’s Books Of the Year

The Independent has named Mary and Bryan Talbot‘s Dotter Of Her Father’s Eyes, already shortlisted for the Costa Book Award, in their Memoirs Of The Year. Just before Salman Rusdie‘s Joseph Anton, they report; Dotter of her Father’s Eyes (Jonathan …

My Favourite Joke In Grandville: Bete Noire by Bryan Talbot

There are lots of good jokes in the new Grandville volume from Bryan Talbot. And lots of action adventure, swashbuckling, derring do and that unique brand of anthropomorphic steampunky Anglo/French struggle that rips through every page of Grandville at a cracking …

TRIPWIRE: Bryan Talbot From 1998

[issuu width=420 height=293 backgroundColor=%23222222 documentId=121007125013-563a4f4359fb4ba8acaa06bd6d0f8173 name=tripwire_volume_2_8_dec_1998_talbot_feature username=richjohnston tag=1998 unit=px v=2] Before Bleeding Cool, there was TRIPWIRE magazine. In 2012, it celebrates its 20th anniversary and so it’s crowd funding at Unbound (www.unbound.co.uk/books/43) to get a lavish hardcover edition published to …