Veronica Mars Kickstarter and crowd funding

  • Bertha Chin
  • Bethan Jones Aberystwyth University
  • Myles McNutt University of Wisconsin, Madison
  • Luke Pebler Los Angeles, California
Keywords: Crowd sourcing, Ethics, Fan agency, Fan exploitation, Fan labor

Abstract

This conversation among Bertha Chin, Bethan Jones, Myles McNutt, and Luke Pebler about the Veronica Mars (2004–7) Kickstarter campaign to fund a film assesses the implications of crowd sourcing and fan labor.

Author Biography

Bethan Jones, Aberystwyth University
PhD candidate at Aberystwyth University researching The X-Files fan fiction and gender
Published
2014-03-15
Section
Interview