Fandom and Neomedia Studies

Conference

Posted by on Jan 2, 2015

We are pleased to announce a CFP for submissions to the Third Annual Fandom and Neomedia Studies (FANS) Conference in Dallas, TX, on 6 and 7 June 2015. Fandom for us includes all...

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Date and Location

A-Kon® 26 at the Hilton Anatole Hotel

Posted by on Dec 23, 2014

Reservation Info:  The Hotel will be taking reservations starting: 10-10-14 Hotel Info:  For our 26th anniversary convention, A-Kon® is proud to once again be partnering with the...

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Publishing and Research

Posted by on Mar 15, 2014

This is the third installment of our research bibliography, Popular Culture Resources for Educators, Librarians, Parents, and Fans. It is free for everyone to use and we welcome...

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Registration

Posted by on Aug 15, 2012

You can pre-register for the Third Annual FANS Conference via PayPal by sending $60 to FANSConference@gmail.com by 26 April 2015.  A confirmation email and receipt will be sent to...

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Recent Posts

CFP: Third Annual FANS Conference

We are pleased to announce a CFP for submissions to the Third Annual Fandom and Neomedia Studies (FANS) Conference in Dallas, TX, on 6 and 7 June 2015. Fandom for us includes all aspects of being a fan, ranging from being a passive audience member to producing one’s own parafictive or interfictive creations. Neomedia includes both new media as it is customarily...

2014 FANS Conference Program

2d Annual FANS Conference Hosted by A-Kon   Thursday, 5 June 2014 Registration: Senator’s Lecture Hall, 10:00am – 7:00pm   Friday, 6 June 2014 Registration: Senator’s Lecture Hall, 9:00am – 6:00pm Media Bar Social: Media Bar, 7:00pm – 9:00pm (Conference Registrants Only)   Saturday, 7 June 2014 Registration: Senator’s Lecture Hall, 9:00am –...