Friday Symposia: Thessa Jensen - On Fanstudies

Friday Symposia: Thessa Jensen - On Fanstudies

What exactly is an unusual sexual fantasy? This question is posed by Joyal, Cossette & Lapierre in 2014 in a study with the same name. This seminar will examine sexual fantasies from Nancy Friday's My Secret Garden to present day's fanfiction.

Time

30.10.2020 kl. 14.30 - 16.30

Description

What exactly is an unusual sexual fantasy? This question is posed by Joyal, Cossette & Lapierre (2014) in a study with the same name. This seminar will examine sexual fantasies from Nancy Friday's My Secret Garden to present day's fanfiction, written and read by women on internet archives, developed and maintained by the same. Fanfiction archives, which feature stories about alternative universes like Alpha/Beta/Omega dynamics, Sentinel/Guide, Dom/sub or downright sadomasochistic relationships.

The Text is : Woledge, E. (2006). Intimatopia. Genre Intersections Between Slash and the Mainstream. in Hellekson, K. & Busse, K. (eds.). New Essays. Fan Fiction and Fan Communities in the Age of the Internet. McFarland & Company. And for people with additional interest Nancy Friday: My Secret Garden
 

Host

Centre for Cultural Psychology

Address

Nordkraft room 11.15

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