Monthly Archives: June 2012

Issue One: A Note from the Editors

Hello and welcome to the first ever issue of Fandom Wanderers! In this issue we’ve got reviews of Snow White and the Huntsman and Press Gang, a quick guide to online safety, and we’ll be looking at what exactly sets … Continue reading

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The Internet and Entertainment: Part One – The Watchalong

In this four-part series, we’ll look at how the internet has affected the way we experience and enjoy entertainment like books, films and shows. Technological advances in the last few decades have transformed the way we interact with the world. … Continue reading

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Sex and Violence: Press Gang

“Sex and violence; I love children’s television” ~ Frazz Davies, Press Gang 4×01 Steven Moffat, regardless of what you think of him now, created one of the single greatest female characters ever to hit television screens, as well as one … Continue reading

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Web Safety for Fandom

There are no hard-and-fast internet safety rules for adults, but it’s always wise to be cautious. Of course, that doesn’t mean you can’t have fun! Here are a few tips we’ve found helpful: If you’re under 16, listen to what … Continue reading

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Spin Me a Story of Maidens Fierce

Though most of the big movies this year are about spandex clad overly buff people saving the world, there’s something else there. People, we seem to be in the middle of something of a fairy-tale fad. Oh, it’s nothing compared … Continue reading

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The Fine Line Between Viewer and Fan

We’re going to be talking a lot about fandom; we are Fandom Wanderers, after all. So we thought it might be a good time to stop and think about what we mean when we call ourselves – and others – … Continue reading

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