Fandom and Neomedia Studies

FANS Japan: Stitching Time Conference Update

FANS Japan is proud to host the Stitching Time Conference at Yamanashi Gakuin University on 18 March 2017. Helen McCarthy and Steve Kyte are our wonderful guests of honor. Cosplay, fan activities, social movements, and related fandoms are all on the agenda for our first ever event in Japan. Attendance and participation are both free. Proceedings will be...

CFP: Stitching Time, a Conference on Cosplay

Fandom and Neomedia Studies Japan Call for Papers Stitching Time: Conference Proceedings and Supporting Papers   The International College of Liberal Arts (iCLA) of Yamanashi Gakuin University in conjunction with Fandom and Neomedia Studies Japan (FANS-Japan) invites submissions to its first event.   Deadline for presentation/paper abstract...

FANS Japan Journal

We are developing a journal specifically for FANS Japan. The title and other details are still in development, but, for consistency, we will have the same Style Guide as for The Phoenix Papers with the following additions. All abstracts must be bilingual, Japanese and English. The author must provide both versions. Articles may be in Japanese or English or...

FANS Japan!

Ladies, Gentlemen, and Otherwise, it is our privilege and pleasure to bring to you FANS Japan!