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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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I think it says something about a book that one reads it three years after publication and the book already feels like it is on the edge of being out-dated. Granted, I've attended San Diego Comic Con ... 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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Finished it one sitting. I liked the business aspect of the read. Plus I liked how it was written in a manner to one who has been to San Diego Comic Con. It's a true phenomenon. It was insightful and ... 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 geek I highly recommend this book. Business author Rob Salkowitz takes you on a behind-the-scenes tour of Comic-Con and discusses the various convergences of geekery in media. 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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An eye-opening exploration of business in the current pop and tech culture and the business-model for tomorrow's pop and tech cultures. And an enjoyable read to boot. 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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Interesting mix of geek fandom at the event that's become nerdvana and a tale of the business side of the comic book/film/transmedia world. Covers both the new movie franchise-oriented side of the con ... 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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This book was pretty entertaining and I felt it gave me a better understanding of the comics world and all Comic Con entails. I also learned about "steampunk" and shared my knowledge at work. :) 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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Among other things, a very interesting , knowledgeable and insightful look at the state of the comic book business and where it might be headed and why. 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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A great look at Comic-Con, which I'd love to attend sometime. If I had one nitpick, it's this: The title includes "pop culture," but I found the book to focus much more on the comics part of the show ... Read full review


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