Fandom and Neomedia Studies

CFP: Sixth 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 Ft. Worth, TX, 1-3 June 2018 . #FANS6 is gearing up for a spectacular year. 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...

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...

FANS Religious Studies Area Call for Editors

Fandom and Neomedia Studies (FANS) Association Religious Studies Area Call for Editors We are pleased to announce a Call for Editors for the new Fandom and Neomedia Studies (FANS) Association Religious Studies Area. This area will examine the relationship between media and (non)faith and the shared characteristics of religious (non)belief and fandom. Topics of...

FANS Gender Studies Area Call for Editors

Fandom and Neomedia Studies (FANS) Association Gender Studies Area Call for Editors The Fandom and Neomedia Studies (FANS) Association is pleased to announce a Call for Editors in its new Gender Studies Area. This area will look at definition, acceptance, rejection, and expression of gender and sexuality in media and fandom, broadly construed. Topics may...

FANS Law & Politics Call for Editors

Fandom and Neomedia Studies (FANS) Association Law & Politics Studies Area Call for Editors The Fandom and Neomedia Studies (FANS) Association, an internationally recognized academic organization, invites applications for membership in its Law and Politics Studies Area with this Call for Editors. This group will examine the interconnections between fandom...