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“Canon Shenanigans: The Limits of Canon and the Legitimacy of Fanworks,” by tonipontificates

Curator’s note: this is the second of two meta that consider the relationship of canon to transformative fandom; here, tonipontificates considers the nature of canon in an increasingly transmediated (and … Continue reading

October 16, 2014 · 1 Comment

“Not Actually What They Said,” by flybaldies

Curator’s Note: while fan meta historically have taken the shape of prose or video, with the proliferation of fandoms on Tumblr we’ve seen a rise in gif set meta that … Continue reading

August 29, 2014 · 1 Comment