Fandom and Neomedia Studies


Posted by on May 17, 2022

Fandom and Neomedia Studies Association 8th Annual Conference 3—5 June 2022 Irving, Texas Program Book Please use the above link to download a PDF of the full form of our schedule...

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Date and Location

Posted by on Jun 7, 2021

FANS 8/A-Kon 31 will be at the Irving Convention Center at Las Colinas and the Toyota Music Factory, 3-5 June 2022. The venue is halfway between DFW International Airport and Love...

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Publishing and Research

Posted by on Oct 19, 2020

Ladies, Gentlemen, and Others, it is our pleasure and privilege to bring you Volume 4, Number 2, of The Phoenix Papers. Front Matter  Frontispiece: Drawing Out COVID-19 Jacquelynn...

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Posted by on Jun 8, 2021

FANS 8 Registration is now available. Registration for the 2022 event is $75. Please use the following...

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COVID-19 Policy

COVID-19 Policy In line with the policy of A-Kon, our hosts and sponsors, FANS 8 will be requiring masks and other protective measures under the same rules. Please contact us if you have any questions or concerns. Short URL:...

FANS 8: Call for Panelists

We are pleased to announce an updated Call for Panelists at the Eighth Annual Fandom and Neomedia Studies (FANS) Conference in Irving, TX, 3-5 June 2022, at the Irving Convention Center at Las Colinas. 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....