Fandom and Neomedia Studies


Posted by on May 31, 2016

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...

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Date and Location

Posted by on Feb 6, 2017

As previously noted, we are moving to the wonderful and spacious Ft. Worth Convention center. Through our kind sponsor, A-Kon, arrangements have been made with surrounding hotels....

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Publishing and Research

Posted by on Dec 27, 2016

FANS accepts, year round, reviews of books, video games, films, animation, graphic novels, radio dramas, and other media formats for publication on our website. The best review in...

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Posted by on Sep 5, 2016

You can pre-register for the Fifth Annual FANS Conference via PayPal by sending $60 to by 20 April 2017.  A confirmation email and receipt will be sent to...

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Recent Posts

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 Military Studies

FANS is happy to announce the formation of a Military Studies Committee. Its mission is to apply the goals of the FANS Association, to encourage, assist, and publish research on fandom and neomedia studies, as it relates to the military. This group will look at representations of all aspects of military operations as depicted in fiction as well as how fiction...