Panel Borders: Young Graphic Novelists

Panel Borders: Young Graphic Novelists

Continuing New British Comics month on Panel Borders in its new Sunday night slot, Alex Fitch talks to French graphic novelist Bastien Vives about the recent British reprint of his book Le gout du chlore: A taste of Chlorine and to small press creator Luke Pearson about his haunting novella, Everything we miss.

Excerpts from A taste of Chlorine by Bastien Vivès and Everything we miss by Luke Pearson

Excerpts from A taste of Chlorine by Bastien Vivès and Everything we miss by Luke Pearson

For more info and a variety of formats you can stream or listen to this podcast in, please visit the home of this episode at

Links: French Wikipedia page on Bastien Vivès
Info on A taste of Chlorine at
Luke Pearson’s website
Buy Everything we miss from Nobrow Press

Recommended events:

Anders Nilsen UK tour

Candian cartoonist Anders Nilsen will be signing at:
Gosh! Comics, Berwick street at 6pm on Saturday 15th October, as part of a UK tour that sees him visit
Page 45, Nottingham on Sunday the 16th and
OK Comics, Leeds on Monday the 17th, he then gets a day off before coming back to London to do a Q and A at
Orbital comics on Wednesday 19th of October where he’ll be chatting to British cartoonist Tom Gauld.

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Mike and Laura Allred signing

At Orbital Comics on Great Newport Street in London, on Sunday 29th October, Mike and Laura Allred will be doing a signing of their work, including the pop art classics Madman and X-Statics

5pm, 29th October, Orbital Comics, 8 Great Newport Street

Nobrow anthology launch

On Thursday November 3rd at the impossibly fashionable bar Jaguar Shoes, 32 Kingsland Rd, Shoreditch, the pubishers of Luke Pearson’s books Nowbrow press will be launching their new anthology from 6.30pm.

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