Excerpt from "IRL (In Real Life): The Bronze Documentary Project"

Stephanie Tuszynski

Abstract


Excerpt from "IRL (In Real Life): The Bronze Documentary Project." One of the first feature-length documentary films to take on the subject of online relationships, "IRL (In Real Life)" chronicles the life, death, and afterlife of an online community called The Bronze, made up of fans from the official Web site for Buffy the Vampire Slayer.

Keywords


Buffy, the Vampire Slayer; Convergence; Fandom; Internet; New media; Off-line; Online; Social media

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.3983/twc.2011.0238

License URL: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

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