Back in April at Chicago’s C2E2, N4AL’s Wendy Buske chatted with voice actor Hal Lublin. A member of the WorkJuice Players, Hal is a core cast member of the acclaimed Thrilling Adventure Hour, a stage show and podcast in the style of old time radio. Hal is also known for the role of “Steve Carlsberg” on the popular podcast Welcome to Night Vale.
Writer Rob Lammle returns for part 2 of Blogger Bootcamp. So, you’ve decided to dive into professional writing on the internet, you brave soul. Now, how do you get actual work? Find out here.
Wizard World is headed back to St. Louis, Missouri, and we are excited to announce that Nerd for a Living will be presenting a panel at the show on Saturday, May 23. Join us for our “How to be a Nerd for a Living: Your Career in Nerd Culture” for a lively discussion with a collection of guest speakers.
We attended the 31st annual Writers & Illustrators of the Future Awards in Los Angeles, highlighting the best new science fiction and fantasy creators.
N4AL’s Wendy Buske talks with artist Janet Lee about the Kickstarter campaign for her new adaption of Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice. They also discuss her Eisner-award winning book Return of the Dapper Men, and other comic book projects.
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N4AL returns to C2E2 to present our “How to be a Nerd For A Living: Your Career in Nerd Culture” panel with guest speakers Jill Thompson, Babs Tarr, Otis Frampton, Barry Crain, and Diana Roberts.
New N4AL contributor Kelly Stephenson explores social media marketing – through the eyes of our favorite characters from Parks & Recreation. Learn how to attack your social media plan with the wisdom of Ron Swanson.
We attended Seattle’s Emerald City Comicon as press and presented our How to be a Nerd for a Living panel. Check out our photos and recap from the show.
We talk with popular illustrator and t-shirt designer Karen Hallion about her career as an artist, the transition from her previous jobs as a school teacher and waitress, and how she has employed her family to help balance her business. We discuss the influence social media has had on her popularity, the opportunities presented by online retailers, the challenges of working conventions, and the fellow artists that still leave her starstruck.