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Forum-Based Role-Playing: Good or Bad? by Forum-Based Role-Playing: Good or Bad? | Fantasy Magazine

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Breaking News, Analysis, Politics, Blogs, News Photos, Video, Tech Reviews - TIME.com

Breaking News, Analysis, Politics, Blogs, News Photos, Video, Tech Reviews - TIME.com | Chutes de Rozan | Scoop.it
Inside the alternate universe of fan fiction, where Harry Potter's story never ends
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Publishers Are Warming to Fan Fiction, But Can It Go Mainstream? | WIRED

Publishers Are Warming to Fan Fiction, But Can It Go Mainstream? | WIRED | Chutes de Rozan | Scoop.it
Literary publishing's uneasy relationship with fan fiction has been complicated by the realization that fandom is a huge potential market—one already stocked with both prolific authors and enthusiastic readers.  But how to tap that market is a dilemma that few publishers seem quite prepared to engage.
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What Elizabethan book pirates in the 1500s can teach us about piracy today

Elizabethan book pirates were righteous, profiteering media buccaneers. And they might look surprisingly familiar.
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We’re losing all our Strong Female Characters to Trinity Syndrome

Many modern action movies, including How To Train Your Dragon 2, are visibly trying to make their female characters more than trophies and ...
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In this week's magazine | Neil Gaiman and Amanda Palmer guest edit: Saying the unsayable

In this week's magazine | Neil Gaiman and Amanda Palmer guest edit: Saying the unsayable | Chutes de Rozan | Scoop.it
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Why TV still can't get the Internet right

Why TV still can't get the Internet right | Chutes de Rozan | Scoop.it
Television needs to stop cribbing from the Internet and start making content the Internet loves.
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Why Dragonlance should be the next fantasy film franchise

Why Dragonlance should be the next fantasy film franchise | Chutes de Rozan | Scoop.it
With the works of J.R.R. Tolkien and George R.R. Martin dominating the big screen and the small, which fantasy series should get a live-action adaptation next? There is one massive series of fantasy novels that is ripe for a series of film adaptations: Dragonlance.
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Could sites like Wikia be the future of fandom?

Could sites like Wikia be the future of fandom? | Chutes de Rozan | Scoop.it
If someone challenged you to name a wiki, you'd probably start by pointing out that it's not much of a challenge. Then you'd shrug and say "Wikipedia".
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Percy Jackson: taming a fandom

Percy Jackson: taming a fandom | Chutes de Rozan | Scoop.it
The word “fandom” is defined by Urban Dictionary as “a cult that will destroy your life”. Those who have provoked a fandom’s ire know that to be true. Cross a fandom, misquote a line or forget a
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Where Fandom Studies Came From: An Interview with Kristina Busse and Karen Hellekson (Part One)

Where Fandom Studies Came From: An Interview with Kristina Busse and Karen Hellekson (Part One) | Chutes de Rozan | Scoop.it
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Play-by-Post Games - TV Tropes

Play-by-Post Games - TV Tropes | Chutes de Rozan | Scoop.it
An index page listing Play-by-Post Games content. They're Role Playing Games and they're online. How cool is that? Commonly referred to as an RP, or a forum …
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“Let's talk about genre”: Neil Gaiman and Kazuo Ishiguro in conversation

“Let's talk about genre”: Neil Gaiman and Kazuo Ishiguro in conversation | Chutes de Rozan | Scoop.it
The two literary heavyweights talk about the politics of storytelling, the art of the swordfight and why dragons are good for the economy.
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Harry Potter and the Fan Fiction Factory

Harry Potter and the Fan Fiction Factory | Chutes de Rozan | Scoop.it
Teachers, and perhaps especially teachers of English, understand how difficult it often is to convince young people that writing is a worthwhile activity. This is especially true where there is lit...
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Fan fiction and the author in the early 17th century: The case of Sidney's "Arcadia" | Simonova | Transformative Works and Cultures

Fan fiction and the author in the early 17th century: The case of Sidney's "Arcadia" | Simonova | Transformative Works and Cultures | Chutes de Rozan | Scoop.it
Fan fiction and the author in the early 17th century: The case of Sidney's "Arcadia"
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Méchants et méchantes chez Disney (2) : Hommes faibles | Le cinéma est politique

Méchants et méchantes chez Disney (2) : Hommes faibles | Le cinéma est politique | Chutes de Rozan | Scoop.it
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Abandoned characters | OngoingWorlds roleplay blog

Abandoned characters | OngoingWorlds roleplay blog | Chutes de Rozan | Scoop.it
This article was originally posted on Gnome Stew, but definitely applies to our type of text-based roleplaying. See the original article here. The real world is a rough place. People move, take new jobs, go back to school, have family or health issues. (And sometimes they get mad at you, or you at them. But let’s not go negative here). When a player leaves your group for whatever reason, there are two effects. First, you may feel a loss because you are losing time with a friend or pleasant acqu
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'Divergent' fandom struggles with their trilogy's end

'Divergent' fandom struggles with their trilogy's end | Chutes de Rozan | Scoop.it
The issue of fandom loyalty is bigger than a single disputed series ending.
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Sherlock Holmes: the original fandom

Sherlock Holmes: the original fandom | Chutes de Rozan | Scoop.it
The BBC's Sherlock has a legion of fans - but Sherlock Holmes has always been a cultural phenomenon...
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Le jeu de rôle 6 trésors légendaires | Kiss My Geek

Le jeu de rôle 6 trésors légendaires | Kiss My Geek | Chutes de Rozan | Scoop.it
6 trésors légendaires est un jeu de rôle proposant six scénarios génériques, utilisables avec n’importe quel jeu de rôle contemporain.
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