Fandom and Neomedia Studies

FANS 5 Parking Information

Our good friends at A-Kon pointed out this information when we were asked about parking options near the convention center. Fort Worth Parking has everything you might need. A-Kon also has a handy Guidebook app for your convenience. For detailed information on anything else, they have it...

FANS 5 Food & Local Attractions

With thanks to our gracious hosts, A-Kon, we can now provide the following information regarding food in and around the conference area. You can also find more information on amenities from the Downtown Fort Worth...

FANS 5 Conference Schedule

Fifth Annual Fandom & Neomedia Studies Association Conference Program   Ladies, Gentlemen, and Otherwise, it is our pleasure to present the FANS 5 Conference Schedule. You can download the brief version here or the full program with abstracts here. Thursday, 8 June 7:00pm – 9:00pm: Movies and Discussion Suddenly Plunged into Another World: The Vision...

CFP: Fifth Annual FANS Conference

We are pleased to announce a CFP for submissions to the Fifth Annual Fandom and Neomedia Studies (FANS) Conference in Ft. Worth, TX, on 10 and 11 June 2017. #FANS5 is gearing up for a spectacular year. with Dr. Stephen Reysen of Texas A & M University at Commerce, noted fandom psychology scholar, as our keynote speaker. Fandom for us includes all aspects of...

2016 FANS Conference Schedule

2016 FANS Conference Schedule Unless otherwise noted, all events are in the Governor’s Lecture Hall. Please consult the Hilton Anatole Facilities Map for all location information. Friday, 3 June 9:00 am – 5:00 pm: Conference Registration at the Registration Table 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm: Conference Social Event, Media Bar (Conference personnel and...

The Guidebook App Is Now Live

The A-Kon 26 Guidebook app is now live. It has the full schedule of events for the convention at large as well as for the FANS Conference.