29 episodes

Alex Fitch and other guest presenters talk to writers, artists, critics and promoters of comic books and graphic novels from around the world

Panel Borders – Panel Borders and other podcasts Alex Fitch

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Alex Fitch and other guest presenters talk to writers, artists, critics and promoters of comic books and graphic novels from around the world

    Panel Borders: Life Drawing

    Panel Borders: Life Drawing

    Life Drawing: In a pair of interviews recorded at Cartoon County, Brighton, Alex Fitch talks to a pair of artists whose work is drawn from life. Nick Sayers discusses his projects Nick Draws Neighbours, and Nick Draws Nationals which see the artist pencil likenesses of people met locally and on zoom to compile vignettes of […]

    Panel Borders: Jewish Women in Comics

    Panel Borders: Jewish Women in Comics

    Jewish Women in Comics: In a special episode looking at the work of Jewish Women in Comics, Alex Fitch talks to Sarah Lightman, one of the editors of a new book with that name, and to Sharon Rudahl, a veteran comics creator known for her strips in Wimmen’s Comix, who is featured in the anthology. […]

    Panel Borders: Transformers and Translators

    Panel Borders: Transformers and Translators

    Transformers And Translators: In the first of this year’s autumn series of Panel Borders, Alex Fitch talks to Bryan Hitch, a comics artist renowned for his work on Transformers and super-hero titles, and to Ivanka Hahnenberger who has translated numerous award-winning European graphic novels into English, and works in promoting the medium at various events. […]

    Panel Borders: Comic Histories

    Panel Borders: Comic Histories

    Comic Histories: the Panel Borders Summer Special – in a couple of public talks, a pair of academics discuss the early history of comics. Alice Loxton investigates the saga of 18th Century satirical prints, as made by Gillray, Cruikshank and Rowlandson in a talk recorded at The Cartoon Museum in conjuction with the launch of […]

    Panel Borders: Historical Comics

    Panel Borders: Historical Comics

    Historical Comics: In a programme looking at comics from and about history, Alex Fitch talks to a pair of female creators about their work. Alice Loxton discusses her book Uproar! Satire, Scandal and Printmakers in Georgian London which delves into the lives of early cartoon satirists – Thomas Rowlandson, Isaac Cruikshank and James Gillray – […]

    Panel Borders: Exploring Human Behaviour

    Panel Borders: Exploring Human Behaviour

    Exploring Human Behaviour: In a programme looking at non-fiction graphic novels that explore human behaviour, Alex Fitch chairs a panel discussion with a trio of comic creators about their work. Veronika Muchitsch discusses her book Cyberman which investigates a year in the life of webcammer Ari Kivikangas, plus Daniel Locke and Alex Frith chat about […]

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
7 Ratings

7 Ratings

Theobrienmichael ,

Fantastic podcast

Essential for people interested in illustration and comics. It's great to have a go-to place for the exciting British comic scene which is bubbling up. -mike, london illustration student

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