OTW Fannews: Fandom Awakens & Stretches

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  • New York magazine took the opportunity to point out what the release of a new Star Wars film really means and included some early numbers from AO3. “[I]f you have even passing knowledge of the internet you won’t be surprised to hear that hundreds of authors and illustrators in the fan-fiction community are already hard at work asking tough questions, like, ‘Yo, what if these two (or three) characters kissed?’ But in a Star Wars universe with at least four major new roles, the key question is: Who are we most excited to read about boning?”

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Guest Post: Lisa Nicholas

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From time to time, the OTW will be hosting guest posts on our OTW News accounts. These guests will be providing an outside perspective on the OTW or aspects of fandom where our projects may have a presence. The posts express each author’s personal views and do not necessarily reflect the views of the OTW or constitute OTW policy. We welcome suggestions from fans for future guest posts, which can be left as a comment here or by contacting us directly.

Lisa Nicholas wears many hats: pro author, freelance web designer, crazy cat lady. When she’s not doing all of that, she fangirls as roane and roane72: recently Marvel and Star Wars (again, still, and always), but she’s also been active in the Sherlock and Doctor Who fandoms. At one point she’d hoped she’d be over her lifetime crush on Mark Hamill, but has now just given in and accepted it.

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