South AfricaLaunch: Ordinary Superheroes Comic, Cape Town


Maintained By: Mandy J Watson
Category: Calendars
More Listings: South African Comics Events
brainwavez.org Comments View Comments

Share



The first of the Ordinary Superheroes series of comics, which aims "to rethink the perception of heroism by introducing superheroes who are inspired by ordinary people who uplift their communities on a daily basis", is being launched in Cape Town in the East Precinct on 24 September at co-working space 75 Harrington. (A second event will be held in Khayelitsha on 25 September.)

Launch: Ordinary Superheroes Comic, Cape Town

The comic, titled Khazimla's Adventures, is inspired by Monde Sithole, "an adventurer, educational strategist, and futurist".

Synopsis: "Themba grows up haunted by dreams of 'otherworldliness' and adventure, a complete juxtaposition to the limitations of the township gang violence he finds acceptance and excitement in. He will soon discover another world that lies beneath the surface of the dusty streets and enter a journey to the mountain of self-discovery and transformation. But, as with all fulfilling journeys, it will not be without turbulence, which he must overcome."

The event will include a work-in-progress exhibition and live drawing.

• When: Saturday, 24 September 2016, 13:00 to 17:00
• Where: 75 Harrington, 75 Harrington Street, Cape Town, South Africa
• Cost: Free
• Event Information: Facebook

Ordinary Superheroes: Facebook
75 Harrington: Official Site, Facebook, Twitter



View Larger Map











brainwavez.org Comments Speak Your Mind









Search brainwavez.org
Highlights
Support Independent Journalism!Ko-fi
Donate via Ko-fiAt brainwavez.org our mission is to publish quality content for the web site and our airwavez channel on YouTube. We research, we fact check, and we revise before publishing. Please support our independent journalism with a tip via Ko-fi.
brainwavez.org Network
Editorial Contacts
South Africa Mandy J Watson
Founder and co-editor
Cape Town, South Africa

United States Jase Luttrell
Co-editor
Portland, Oregon, United States
Subscribe!
Feed delivery RSS
Subscribe to RSS updates in a feed reader


Email delivery Email Delivery
Subscribe to RSS updates via email


Newsletter delivery Monthly Newsletter

powered by TinyLetter


South African Comics
• All The Coverage: Reviews, art showcases, and news from the world of South African (and occasionally Southern African) comics.
  • News: Full Bleed Competition
  • News: March 2019
  • News: You Died Anthology Submissions
  • News: Creator For Creators Grant
  • Mama Taxi Co-Creator Deni Brown Dies
  • News: Comic Con Africa Comics Launches
  • Comic Con Africa In A Day
  • Mistique Volume II Launch
  • Older Posts

• Calendar Of Events: Find out what's happening in April and beyond.
  • 5-12: Full Bleed Competition
  • 6: Open Art Sketch Meet, CPT
  • 12-13: Clowning Workshop, Stellenbosch
  • 20: Open Art Sketch Meet, CPT
  • 20-22: ICON 2019, JHB
  • 27-29: FanCon Cape Town Comic Con
  • 27-1 May: EB Warehouse Sale, JHB
  • Ongoing: Dan Perjovschi Exhibition, CPT
  • Ongoing: Ed Young's Hero, CPT
  • Ongoing: Loyiso Mkize/Zeitz MOCAA, CPT

#sacomics Calendar
Save The Date:
More events

Explore The Archives
From The Archives

More From The Archives


★ More from the archives.

Cappuccino Quest

airwavez
South African Comics On Pinterest
Ads | Google
Shop | Things From Another WorldThings From Another World
Web specials - save 30% or more!