Fandom and Neomedia Studies


Posted by on Jun 19, 2019

Here you will find the full FANS 7 Schedule of Abstracts. You can download a PDF version here.     Fandom and Neomedia Studies Association 7th Annual Conference 29 June...

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Date and Location

Posted by on Mar 19, 2020

Due to an abundance of caution and in consultation with local officials, A-Kon, our host, has been postponed until June 2021. This means that FANS will be similarly delayed. We...

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Publishing and Research

Posted by on Aug 15, 2018

Ladies, Gentlemen, and Otherwise, it is our pleasure and privilege to bring to you the 4.1 edition of The Phoenix Papers. Frontispiece Liminal by Alejandro Nuñez Letter from the...

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Posted by on Apr 3, 2019

Please use this page to submit your $70 FANS 7 registration. You must register by 10 May...

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Recent Posts

FANS Quarantime: A Special Edition of The Phoenix Papers

FANS Quarantime   A Special Edition of The Phoenix Papers   During this time of uncertainty, many of us are relying on aspects of fandom and neomedia to get information about the global pandemic and to form our replies to it in terms of connecting with colleagues, staying mentally functional, and generally keeping our lives going as best we can. It is...

CFP: 8th Annual Fandom and Neomedia Studies (FANS) Conference

We are pleased to announce a CFP for submissions to the Eighth Annual Fandom and Neomedia Studies (FANS) Conference in Dallas, TX, 25-27 June 2021. #FANS8 will be held at the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center, hosted by A-Kon. Fandom for us includes all aspects of being a fan, ranging from being a passive audience member to producing one’s own parafictive...