Fandom and Neomedia Studies

FANS 7 Schedule of Abstracts

Here you will find the full FANS 7 Schedule of Abstracts. You can download a PDF version here.     Fandom and Neomedia Studies Association 7th Annual Conference 29 June 2019 Dallas, Texas Fair Park Hall of State Library Program Book Schedule of Abstracts   9:00am: Doors Open 9:15am: Opening Remarks J. Holder Bennett, FANS Chair 9:30am: A Survey...

CFP: 7th Annual Fandom and Neomedia Studies Conference

We are pleased to announce a CFP for submissions to the Sixth Annual Fandom and Neomedia Studies (FANS) Conference in Dallas, TX, 29 June 2019. #FANS7 will be held in the Fair Park Library. 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...

The Phoenix Papers, Vol. 4, No. 1

Ladies, Gentlemen, and Otherwise, it is our pleasure and privilege to bring to you the 4.1 edition of The Phoenix Papers. Frontispiece Liminal by Alejandro Nuñez Letter from the Editor J. Holder Bennett, FANS Chair Table of Contents “Coming Out” as an Anime Fan: Cosplayers in the Anime Fandom, Fan Disclosure, and Well-Being Dr. Stephen Reysen, Texas A & M...

FANS 6 Full Schedule

We are pleased to announce the full FANS 6 schedule with film schedule and presentation abstracts. All events listed here are open to the A-Kon Community. Our venue is the Sheraton Ft. Worth Downtown Hotel, in room Magnolia VI. All events will be in that room unless otherwise noted. Thursday, 7 June 2018 7:00pm – 10:00pm: Film & Discussion, hosted by...

The Phoenix Papers 4.1 Abstract Pre-Prints

The Phoenix Papers Issue 4.1 Abstract Pre-Prints Below you will find the abstracts for the papers that will be out in the 4.1 edition of The Phoenix Papers, to be published in August. Many of them will be presented at this year’s FANS Conference in Ft. Worth, TX. On Superherology Kyle Hammonds, University of North Texas In 2012, Travis Langley’s book...