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Review: Comic-Con and the Business of Pop Culture: What the World's Wildest Trade Show Can Tell Us About the Future of Entertainment

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It's sad how outdated this book already is three years after publication, but there are still some good insights. Some of the more biographical aspects were a little much. I wanted more analysis and less about the author and his friends. Read full review

Review: Comic-Con and the Business of Pop Culture: What the World's Wildest Trade Show Can Tell Us About the Future of Entertainment

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Fairly interesting, but more comic-heavy than I had hoped. Made the San Diego Comic con sound INSANE. It had some general pop culture/fandom predictions and advice--like don't ignore women and girls, keep your eyes on global markets, and keep on top of technological changes and trends. Read full review

Review: Comic-Con and the Business of Pop Culture: What the World's Wildest Trade Show Can Tell Us About the Future of Entertainment

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As a fan of comics and a past avid reader/collector I saw this book and really thought it would be great. It was good. It had a fun overview of where comics have evolved from the 70s to today. This ... Read full review

Review: Comic-Con and the Business of Pop Culture: What the World's Wildest Trade Show Can Tell Us About the Future of Entertainment

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Even as someone who has never really been exposed to the world of comics, I found this book to be an interesting read. The books is structured almost like a journal as the reader follows Salkowitz ... Read full review

Review: Comic-Con and the Business of Pop Culture: What the World's Wildest Trade Show Can Tell Us About the Future of Entertainment

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Interesting to see the connections between the gaming/comics/toys and the evolution of the comic-con. Also gives a bit of history of the demise of bookstores. Read full review

Review: Comic-Con and the Business of Pop Culture: What the World's Wildest Trade Show Can Tell Us About the Future of Entertainment

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What happens in San Diego at the biggest and best Comic-Con apparently does not stay in San Diego, as that chaotic celebration spreads out to affect most of the entertainment industry in some way ... Read full review

Review: Comic-Con and the Business of Pop Culture: What the World's Wildest Trade Show Can Tell Us About the Future of Entertainment

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From ComicMix.com: Comic book fandom was a natural outgrowth of science fiction fandom, splintering off in 1961 as the revival of superhero comics was clearly here to stay. In that year, sci-fi fan ... Read full review


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