This ebook examines the fan-created mixture of Doctor Who, Sherlock, and Supernatural as a uniquely electronic fan adventure, and as a metaphor for ongoing scholarship into modern fandom. 

What do you get should you pass the cult exhibits Doctor Who, Supernatural, and Sherlock? during this e-book, Paul sales space explores the fan-created crossover universe referred to as SuperWhoLock―a universe the place Sherlock Holmes and Dean Winchester interact to struggle monsters just like the Daleks and the Weeping Angels; a global the place John Watson is buddies with Amy Pond; an area the place the original manufacturers of fandom have interaction. sales space argues that SuperWhoLock represents greater than simply these 3 shows―it is a fashion of doing fandom. via interviews with lovers and research of fan texts, Crossing Fandoms: SuperWhoLock and the modern Fan Audience additionally demonstrates how fan reports within the electronic age can evolve take into consideration altering fan actions and texts.

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