Allison Baker, co-publisher of the digital comics imprint Monkeybrain Comics, discusses how digital distribution is changing the landscape for comic creators from a business and financial standpoint in her talk,”Springboard to Oblivion? The Promise and Peril of Digital Comics for Independent Creators.”
The panel was part of the inaugural Comics and Digital Culture Series, presented by the University of Washington Communications Leadership (Comm Lead) Graduate Program and Emerald City Comicon. The event also featured talks from Ted Adams (Publisher/CEO of IDW Publishing), fan favorite artist Liam Sharp (COO, Madefire), and Yen Yen Woo and Colin Goh (educators and co-creators, Dim Sum Warriors), and was moderated by Comm Lead faculty Rob Salkowitz.
Full story: www.com.washington.edu/2014/04/comm-lead-brings-digital-culture-wisdom-to-emerald-city-comicon/