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Fan fiction and fan communities in the age of the Internet : new essays

Author: Karen Hellekson; Kristina Busse
Publisher: Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Co., 2006
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The essays in this volume explore the world of fan fiction--its purposes, how it is created, how the fan experiences it. Grouped by subject matter, twelve essays cover topics such as genre intersection, sexual relationships between characters, character construction through narrative and the role of the beta reader in online communities"--Provided by publisher
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Karen Hellekson; Kristina Busse
ISBN: 9780786426409 0786426403
OCLC Number: 475114963
Description: vi, 290 s. : ill
Contents: Preface 1 Introduction: Work in Progress 5 Fan Fiction: A Bibliography of Critical Works 33 A Brief History of Media Fandom Francesca Coppa 41 Part I-Different Approaches: Fan Fiction in Context 1. Archontic Literature: A Definition, a History, and Several Theories of Fan Fiction Abigail Derecho 61 2. One True Pairing: The Romance of Pornography and the Pornography of Romance Catherine Driscoll 00 3. Intimatopia: Genre Intersections Between Slash and the Mainstream Elizabeth Woledge Part II-Characters, Style, Text: Fan Fiction as Literature 4. The Toy Soldiers from Leeds: The Slash Palimpsest Mafalda Stasi 00 5. Construction of Fan Fiction Character Through Narrative Deborah Kaplan 6. Keeping Promises to Queer Children: Making Space (for Mary Sue) at Hogwarts Ika Willis Part III-Readers and Writers: Fan Fiction and Community 7. The Audience as Editor: The Role of Beta Readers in Online Fan Fiction Communities Angelina I. Karpovich 00 8. Cunning Linguists: The Bisexual Erotics of Words/ Silence/Flesh Eden Lackner, Barbara Lynn Lucas, and Robin Anne Reid 9. My Life Is a WIP on My LJ: Slashing the Slasher and the Reality of Celebrity and Internet Performances Kristina Busse 00 Part IV-Medium and Message: Fan Fiction and Beyond 10. Writing Bodies in Space: Media Fan Fiction as Theatrical Performance Francesca Coppa 11. "This Dratted Thing": Fannish Storytelling Through New Media Louisa Ellen Stein 12. From Shooting Monsters to Shooting Movies: Machinima and the Transformative Play of Video Game Fan Culture Robert Jones 000 Contributors 000 Index Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication: Fan fiction --
History and criticism. Literature and the Internet.
Responsibility: edited by Karen Hellekson and Kristina Busse

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