As 65,000 fans prepare to descend on downtown Seattle for Emerald City Comic-Con, graphic novels rule the best-seller lists and superheroes continue their domination of all media screens. But, how did the humble medium of comics move from the fringes of culture and commerce to the driving force behind the 21stcentury digital-transmedia-storyte
About Rob Salkowitz: Rob is an author, consultant and educator specializing in the effects of digital media on business. He’s written four books, teaches at the CommLead program at the University of Washington, is a founding partner of MediaPlant (a digital marketing communications firm in Pioneer Square) and is a diehard comics nerd. He and his wife Eunice are longtime residents of Capitol Hill .