Allison Types

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Allison Types

Alison Baker, co-founder, co-publisher, and God-Empress of Monkeybrain Comics, shares her perspective on the industry in her CBR column.


I Haz New Job

Mon, June 30th, 2014

This week Allison talks with her husband and Monkeybrain co-publisher Chris Roberson about her new roles as IDW's Director of Operations.

The Press is Your Friend

Mon, May 19th, 2014

While it can seem hard for some creators to promote their work, Allison offers some helpful guidelines to make the comic book news media work for you.

On Notice

Mon, May 5th, 2014

Allison Baker examines prejudice, sexism and bad behavior, as well as why it's important for everyone to help stop it.

Blood on the Tracks

Mon, April 21st, 2014

With criticism of DC Comics' "Teen Titans" #1 bringing out the dark side of fandom, Allison examines chauvinism and the culture of prejudice.

Comics Is a Friendly Business

Mon, April 7th, 2014

During her trip to Emerald City Comicon and a jaunt to Vancouver, Allison Baker is reminded why it's just good business to be friendly.

Is Competition Always Good?

Mon, March 24th, 2014

Allison Baker looks at the comic industry's competitive nature when it comes to sales and wonders, is this a good thing?

Comic Book Industry #Protips

Mon, March 10th, 2014

Monkeybrain co-publisher Allison Baker gathered some of her best friends to ask for their convention Do's and Don'ts for aspiring comic professionals.

My 10 Year-Old Daughter Couldn't Care Less About Wonder Woman

Mon, February 24th, 2014

Allison Baker explains why the fact that her daughter has no real interest in Wonder Woman is a problem which needs to be addressed.

Back to Start, Introductions & Bar Etiquette

Mon, February 3rd, 2014

Monkeybrain's Allison Baker returns with her second column, properly introducing herself to readers and pontificating about British bar etiquette.

Image Expo and the Public Perception Problem

Mon, January 13th, 2014

In the first installment of her new column for CBR, Monkeybrain Comics co-publisher Allison Baker introduces herself and talks about the industry's diversity problem.

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