Fandom and male privilege: Seven years later

  • Rebecca Lucy Busker Parkland College
Keywords: Fan community, Gender

Abstract

In 2005, clashes by male comics fans entering spaces created by (predominantly female) slash fans led to an essay exploring the role of male privilege in media fandom. Despite many changes both in fandom and media texts, the essay continues to be relevant today.

Author Biography

Rebecca Lucy Busker, Parkland College
Humanities Department Professor
Published
2012-09-30
How to Cite
Busker, R. (2012). Fandom and male privilege: Seven years later. Transformative Works and Cultures, 13. https://doi.org/https://doi.org/10.3983/twc.2013.0473
Section
Symposium