Starting "Fan Fiction Studies Reader"

The Fan Fiction Studies Reader - Karen Hellekson, Kristina Busse

Yep, starting this now.  I'm excited to read it, and I think I'll focus on going through some reads tonight. *crosses fingers*

 

I will say that the Introduction starts off far better than "Fic."  Not defensive, but illuminating.  I'm just glad that they make mention of the various types of fandom that exist, and this does make mention that it's not a comprehensive source for the material.

 

However, I'm still kind of wincing at the Fifty Shades reference, but I figure that's unavoidable given the popularity of the series and its origins. 

 

Let's do this.