FanLIS 2024 Programme

FanLIS 2024: Building Bridges II

Thursday 23rd May 2023

1:00pm-6:15pm (BST)

Venue: Online (Zoom)
Organizers: Dr Ludi Price ( & Dr Lyn Robinson (
Registration: Eventbrite
Twitter: @TheRealFanLIS #FanLIS

Please note that the schedule below may be subject to changes.

13.00   Welcome Address – Ludi Price

Panel 1

13.15  Do Androids Dream of Bad TV? – Tom Ue and Callum McNutt

13:35  Archiving the ephemeral in digital public space – Naomi Jacobs

13:55  Fanfic! in the Library: What can be learnt from how readers search for fics? – Rowan Smith

14:15  Fanfiction: When Copyright Violation Benefits Brands – Ethan Milne

14:35    Panel Q&A Moderated by Ludi Price


15.00    Break


Panel 2

15.20  Utilizing metadata from heterogeneous sources within the framework of the JVMG and GOLEM projects to identify patterns in anime-based fandoms on AO3 – Zoltan Kacsuk, Xiaoyan Yang, Saskia Dreßler, Federico Pianzola & Martin Roth

15:40  From Fan Blogs to Fruits Basket: Documenting the Recommended Resources of Anime Studies – Billy Tringali & Vibu Logendran

16.00  Does This Count? Creation of Data and Information Resources in the MXTX Fandom – Katie Wampole

16:20  Fanbinding, Preservation, and Local Archives: Un-Digitizing Trends and Media Ownership in Fandom Information Practices – Kimberly Kennedy

16:40  Panel Q&A Moderated by Lyn Robinson


17:05    Break


17.30   Roundtable discussion

18.00    Closing thoughts – Ludi Price

18:15    Close

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