Fandom, publishing, and playing the Grand Game

Andrew L. Solberg, Robert S. Katz


We explore the characteristics of fandom in the Sherlockian world and why so many people are drawn to participate in Sherlockian critical analysis.


Critical analysis; Fan community; Sherlock Holmes; Sherlockian

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