About Allison Babka
a blog and portfolio and stuff(eventually)
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Thinking About Meaningful Editorial Work
October 18, 2018
It's Tough Being a Woman in Tech (Riverfront T...
October 6, 2018
Thinking About the Resilience of My Media Friends
September 9, 2018
Be a Billiken
Lutheran Church Extension Fund
Saint Louis Universty
University of Minnesota
culture and entertainment
film and tv
July 18, 2018
Concert recap, ReviewSTL, July 13, 2011
Photo by Stephanie Young Merzel via Flickr Creative Commons
I’ve finally forgiven Bono one year after he threw his back out and canceled my 2010 Chicago show. And all it took was U2 playing a rare song live and completely blowing...
July 9, 2018
Digital story, Riverfront Times, August 20, 2014
By Allison Babka
Photo by Bryan Sutter
Billy Bragg stood at the microphone toward the end of his set at the Royale, thoughtfully looking up into the night sky as he tried to put words to what's happening in Ferguson.
Digital story, NerdBastards, October 28, 2010
Remember when The Walking Dead television show was new and didn't suck? Remember when it went with storylines from the comics and made sense? Remember when you didn't hate every single character?
LOL, not anymore.
Back in 201...
June 28, 2018
Event recap, Riverfront Times, July 1, 2013
Recap: St. Louis Achieves 'Airness' in First Official Air Guitar Competition
Courtesy photo by Casey Fatchett Photography
No notes were played by the artists on stage, but the message was loud and clear anyway: a...