Described as a vivid account of Nelson Mandela’s extraordinary life, the recently released graphic novel has been honoured with a Manga award.
Tag: Graphic novel
Wanting to create a graphic novel that’s on an international level but that takes place in his own country, Josh Ryba started writing a story based on the thought, “How cool would it be if Jan Van Riebeeck was a vampire?”
Pietermaritzburg-born writer and director, Mark McKeown, has always been passionate about this continent’s myths and legends. It’s probably why he created an “African fantasy” graphic novel trilogy around an ancient legend that was first told by a Wise One “many, many moons ago”.
Cape Town based illustrator and animator, Jesca Marisa, launches her 2nd published graphic novel on Saturday. The comic – Awakenings 2 – is the long-awaited sequel to Awakenings 1. The series is both written and illustrated by Jesca.