Hitch Hiker's Guide to the Galaxy - Hexagonal Phase

Electric Sheep: Audio Dramatics celebrates Doctor Who and Hitchhiker’s Guide Audio Anniversaries

Continuing the new hour-long series Electric Sheep: Audio Dramatics on Resonance FM in which Alex Fitch talks to creators of audio dramas that have been broadcast on radio or released on CD and MP3 download, “Sci-Fi Anniversaries” celebrates two landmarks for Doctor Who and  The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy. In this episode Alex talks to actressContinue reading Electric Sheep: Audio Dramatics celebrates Doctor Who and Hitchhiker’s Guide Audio Anniversaries

Star Wars art by Bob Molesworth

Panel Borders: Toys and Games

Panel Borders: Toys and Games, airing today on ResonanceFM, offers a pair of interviews looking at the connections between toys, games and comics. Alex Fitch talks to artists Karen Rubins and Bob Molesworth about their work. Karen discusses her new comic art card game, Comic Turns (plying for deserved backing on Kickstarter now), which allowsContinue reading Panel Borders: Toys and Games

Action 1976 - The Revamp

Panel Borders delves into Action – The Story of a Violent Comic

Panel Borders, the only regular monthly look at comic books, graphic novels and sequential art steam* broadcast in the UK over the airwaves, delves into the story behind one of the country’s most controversial comics tonight. Guest presenter Professor Martin Barker (from the University of Aberystwyth) investigates the story of Britain’s notorious Action comic, whichContinue reading Panel Borders delves into Action – The Story of a Violent Comic

Panels from Here by Richard McGuire

Panel Borders: Richard McGuire, Here

    Continuing a month of shows about architecture and landscape in comics, Alex Fitch talks to cartoonist Richard McGuire about his epic 300-page graphic novel Here, published by Hamish Hamilton / Pantheon Books. Here is told entirely in double page spreads, with the view of the reader never moving from a fixed gaze atContinue reading Panel Borders: Richard McGuire, Here

Panel Borders: Ricky Rouse has a Gun

  Continuing a month of shows about the work of comic book creators who mix together different cultures and mediums in their work, on this week’s Panel Borders radio show Alex Fitch talks to playwright and film maker Jörg Tittel about writing his debut graphic novel Ricky Rouse has a Gun, a satire on WesternContinue reading Panel Borders: Ricky Rouse has a Gun