qThe 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, characterconstruction through narrative and the role of the beta reader in online communitiesq--Provided by publisher.As we descend, we move further away from atexta and more toward abody, a and, at least on the media fandom side of the diagram, toward the female body ( because fan writers are likely to be women). At the very bottom of the hierarchy are theanbsp;...
|Title||:||Fan Fiction and Fan Communities in the Age of the Internet|
|Author||:||Karen Hellekson, Kristina Busse|
|Publisher||:||McFarland - 2006-07-05|