Fandom and Neomedia Studies


Posted by on May 26, 2017

Fifth Annual Fandom & Neomedia Studies Association Conference Program   Ladies, Gentlemen, and Otherwise, it is our pleasure to present the FANS 5 Conference Schedule. You...

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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 May 8, 2017

All papers herein published are vetted for accuracy and for adherence to the FANS Style Guide as well as relevance to our fields of interest. They do not represent the policies or...

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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 10 May 2017.  A confirmation email and receipt will be sent to...

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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...