Fansplaining

The podcast by, for, and about fandom, hosted by Flourish Klink and Elizabeth Minkel. New episodes every two weeks. Find episode notes and transcripts on Tumblr: fansplaining.tumblr.com.

http://soundcloud.com/fansplaining

subscribe
share


 
 

      Episode 65: Fandom and Capitalism


      In Episode 65, “Fandom and Capitalism,” Elizabeth and Flourish discuss exactly what it says on the tin: fandom and capitalism, from a variety of different angles. First they read a thought-provoking listener letter about how market pressures spur...

      share





      1h1m
       

      Episode 64: The Year in Fandom 2017


      In Episode 64, “The Year In Fandom 2017,” Elizabeth and Flourish talk about...the year in fandom! Sticking to tradition, they start by recapping their 2016 list and seeing how those trends have evolved over the past year; then they dive into a new...

      share





      1h19m
       

      Episode 63: Fanworks and Counterfeits


      In Episode 63, “Fanworks and Counterfeits,” Elizabeth and Flourish discuss a recent brouhaha in the Outlander fandom involving fan group closures, counterfeit merchandise, what counts as acceptable fanart to The Powers That Be, and more. Topics...

      share





      1h0m
       2017-12-13

      Episode 62: Adrian Hon


      In Episode 62, Elizabeth and Flourish talk with Adrian Hon, co-founder and CEO of the independent game developer Six to Start and one of the creators of their most popular game, “Zombies, Run!” Topics covered include ARGs, moderating forums, POV...

      share





      1h0m
       2017-11-29

      Episode 61: Episodic


      In Episode 61, “Episodic,” Elizabeth and Flourish read a wide range of recent listener responses: on the purpose of fandom history, why adults read YA fiction, the difference between privacy and secrecy, and how happy endings and reader...

      share





      1h19m
       2017-11-15

      Episode 60: Orlando Jones


      Elizabeth and Flourish have a wide-ranging chat w…

      share





      1h7m
       2017-11-02

      Episode 59: Fandom Histories


      In Episode 59, “Fandom Histories,” Elizabeth and …

      share





      1h5m
       2017-10-18

      Episode 58: Flourish Attends A Concert, Or, Elizabeth Agrees To Talk about Harry Styles For Half An Hour


      Episode 58, “Flourish Attends A Concert, Or, Elizabeth Agrees To Talk About Harry Styles For Half An Hour,” does exactly what it says on the tin. The morning after Flourish attends a Harry Styles concert in Boston, they discuss the concert itself,...

      share





      1h11m
       2017-10-04

      Episode 57: Nerf Herder


      In Episode 57, “Nerf Herder,” Elizabeth and Flour…

      share





      1h10m
       2017-09-20

      Episode 56: Ships And Showrunners


      In Episode 56, “Ships and Showrunners,” Elizabeth…

      share





      1h4m
       2017-09-06