Fandom Makes Its Own Meanings

Gay Parties in New York Attract the Superhero Crowd

Speaking of what fans can do to, or with, a text, and how texts can be put to unofficial or unexpected purposes, check out this article about superhero-themed fetish parties in New York’s GLBT community.

Or, perhaps closer to our Jenkins reading, dig this fan music video accompanying Stephen Lynch’s (warning: off-color) song “If I Were Gay”:

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