Geek of the Week
TED Talk: “My Love Letter to Cosplay” – Adam Savage
Lamerichs, Nicolle. “Costuming as Subculture: The Multiple Bodies of Cosplay.” Scene (2044-3714), vol. 2, no. 1/2, Oct. 2014, pp. 113–125. EBSCOhost, doi:10.1386/scene.2.1-2.113pass:[_]1.
- Pinchefsky, Carol. “Wizard Oil: Why Do We Read Science Fiction? Does personality influence reading choice?” Orson Scott Card’s InterGalactic Medicine Show. September 2006.
Theory and Commentary
Geraghty, Lincoln. 2005. “Creating and Comparing Myth in Twentieth-Century Science Fiction: Star Wars and Star Trek.” Literature/Film Quarterly.
Jenkins, Henry. 2006. Fans, Bloggers, and Gamers: Exploring Participatory Culture. New York: NYU Press.
- Excerpts from “Matt Hills Interviews Henry Jenkins” (9-36)
- Star Trek Rerun, Rewritten: Fan Writing as Textual Poaching (37-60)
- “Out of the Closet and into the Universe”: Queers and Star Trek (89-112)