The 1,000 True Fans Theory - Bonus Episode #1

It’s easier than ever before for creators to connect directly with their fans. This ability, and the new technologies that have granted us this ability, are changing the face of every creative industry. But how can creators best take advantage of this change? This & more is explored in the first bonus episode of the Creator At Large podcast.

Comic Books & The Graphic Novel Market with Gina Gagliano - CAL #004

Gina Gagliano has an absolutely incredible amount of experience in graphic novel publishing & this conversation about the evolution of the graphic novel market showcases that insight and dives deep into the path that led her to where she is today - working as the Publishing Director for Random House’s forthcoming graphic novel imprint.

Listen to the episode & enjoy!

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And check out her own podcast, Graphic Novel TK! Co-hosted with Alison Wilgus.

Comic Book Conventions & Festivals with TCAF Co-Founder Chris Butcher (#003)

Whenever I meet someone who has experience across many different aspects of the comic book industry, I’m immediately intrigued because they tend to have a fascinating perspective on the industry & I know I can always learn something from them.

Chris Butcher doesn’t disappoint on either count & the impact he’s had on the industry - especially through co-founding the Toronto Comic Arts Festival (TCAF) is immense!

Listen to the episode below for a great conversation about comic book convention culture, the comics festival scene, and more!

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Trends in the Comic Book Industry with Rob Salkowitz (#002)

I have admired Rob Salkowitz for years, not only because to his prolific writing on the comic book industry and the business of pop culture, but also because of his insight into those fields.

He was one of my most desired guests for the show so I was glad to be able to get him on to discuss the many different trends shaping the comic book industry with me in 2018 and how they may affect both aspiring & working professionals alike.

Listen to the show below!

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