Super-humans with animal abilities feature in medieval stories as well as the latest Marvel blockbuster.
See what we got up to at the British Library Medieval Comics workshops!
Is the two-tailed woman in the Starbucks logo the legendary heroine Mélusine?
If you’ve been following the Medieval Comics blog, you’re already aware of the many connections between comics and the Middle Ages. Now that the Medieval Comics workshops and exhibition are past, I’ll show you the masterpieces that Karrie and two groups of Year Nines created. You’ll see new ways of ‘getting medieval’ with comics.
A wonderful write-up about the exhibition by Andy Oliver at Broken Frontier, as well as the Orbital Comics podcast of the launch party presentation!
The Medieval Comics Launch Party on 23 March…
How accurately do graphic novels depict medieval warfare and chivalry in real battles?
Three more works-in-progress by Karrie Fransman… Read the stories that go with the comics: The Amazons: warrior queens Mélusine the half-serpent woman Satan’s messenger and his helm of invisibility