Category Archives: Issue Twenty-Four

11/05/2013

Issue Twenty-Four: A Note from the Editors

Hello, Wanderers! First of all, thanks for getting in touch with us lately – here’s the letters page so you can see what we’ve been chatting about. We’re having a bit of a shake-up this issue – our GUST is … Continue reading

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Issue Twenty-Four: Letters Page

We love hearing from you, Wanderers – thanks for all your emails, tweets and comments. Please keep them coming, and we’ll continue to share some of them with you! Don’t forget, you can: email us at fandomwanderers@gmail.com tweet us at … Continue reading

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Hipsters and Hard Drives: Questionable Content

Wanderers, when I was a kid I always wanted a pet robot. I’m sure that some day, when artificial intelligence becomes indistinguishable from actual intelligence, robots will come after me for being so patronising towards them, but it’s true. I … Continue reading

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Fandom As Escapism

I want to break free… Has anyone ever made an ‘off the cuff’ remark to you that still really resonates with you years later? I remember one such incident. At an undisclosed age, in an unspecified location, after watching an … Continue reading

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Another Martini: The Thin Man

“Pretty girl.” “Yes, she’s a very nice type.” “You got types?” “Only you, darling – lanky brunettes with wicked jaws.” Our taste here at HQ (well, my taste at least) can be a little eccentric at times, and this film … Continue reading

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We Are the Girls with Skills in Sorcery

Greetings to all my little Wanderers, new and old, and welcome to your fortnightly GUST review, where we look at stuff aimed at a younger audience that an older audience should really check out for themselves ’cause frankly, it’s pretty … Continue reading

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Dude, Show Your Manners: Good Fandom Behaviour

So, this is an editorial type thing and I think it’s going to be a bit more on the rambly side than how we usually do an editorial round these parts because, well, this one is a lot more of … Continue reading

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How to Write Original Characters

Perhaps it is just me, but I genuinely think that one of the most divisive issues in fanfiction is the use of original characters. Fanfiction is essentially about using canon to craft your own stories in a well-known universe with … Continue reading

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