Volume 13, Issue 1

(May 2016)



Past Issues



Rosenbaum, Judith:

‘'"We regret to inform you that …": Academia and the power of rejection improvement'’



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Themed Section 1: ‘Experiential Cinema’

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Themed Section 2: ‘Consortium on Emerging Directions in Audience Research

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Themed Section 3: ‘Exploring imaginary worlds: Audiences, fan cultures and geographies of the imagination

Wolf, Mark J.P:


Proctor, William & Richard McCulloch (Themed Section Editors):


White, Daniel:

'Middle Earth Music: The sonic inhabitation of a fantasy world'

O’Malley, Evelyn:

'Imagining Arden: Audience responses to place and participation at Taking Flight Theatre Company's As You Like It'

Jamieson, Gill & Ann McVitie:

'Noir Building?: Understanding the immersive fandom of Noir City'

Reagin, Nancy :

'Dances With Worlds: Karl May, "Indian" hobbyists, and German fans of the American West since 1912'

McCormick, Casey:

'"There's More Than One of Everything": Navigating Fringe's Cofactual Multiverse'

Lyczba, Fabrice:

'Spectatoritis vs. World-Building: Sandbox spectatorship in American children's silent film culture'

Spanò, Carmen:

'Game of Thrones' Universe: A multi-level fictional architecture for multiple forms of audience engagement'

Norris, Craig:

'Japanese media tourism as World-Building: Akihabara's Electric Town and Ikebukuro's Maiden Road'

Hassler-Forest, Dan:

'Skimmers, Dippers and Divers: Campire's Steve Coulson on transmedia marketing and audience participation'



Wolf, Mark J.P:
Building Imaginary Worlds: The Theory and History of Subcreation (reviewed by Martin Barker, with a response from Mark J.P Wolf)

Hassler-Forest, Dan:
Science Fiction, Fantasy, and Politics: Transmedia World-Building Beyond Capitalism(reviewed by Bethan Jones)


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