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TWC releases Issue No. 34

Transformative Works and Cultures has released No. 34, a general (unthemed) issue.

Topics in this issue include podfic and podcasts, transactivist engagement, sexual identity, and cosplay. Fandoms include Harry Potter and One Direction, and fan engagement includes Hindi and Malaysian perspectives. The editorial, “What’s in a Name?,” addresses the fraught nature of the term “fan studies” in the context of recent sociopolitical events.

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Organization for Transformative Works: Elections News

2020 OTW Election Results

The Elections Committee would like to thank all of our candidates for their hard work in this year’s election. With that, we are pleased to present the results of the 2020 Election.The following candidates (in alphabetical order) have been officially elected to the Board of Directors:

  • Alex Tischer
  • Jess White
  • Kati Eggert

The new members of the Board will formally begin their term overlap on October 1. We wish them well with their terms. With that, the election season comes to a close. Thank you to everyone who got involved by spreading the word, asking the candidates questions, and, of course, voting! We look forward to seeing all of you again next year.

Organization for Transformative Works: Elections News: Cast Your Vote!

2020 OTW Board Voting Now Open!

The election has opened!

Every OTW member who joined between July 1, 2019, and June 30, 2020, should have a ballot by now. If you didn’t get one, please check your spam folder first, then contact us via our contact form.

The election will run through August 17, 2020, 23:59 UTC; check this time zone converter to find out what time that will be for you.

Once you’ve voted, you can head over to Twitter and use the hashtag #otw2020 to meet and chat with other voters! We’d love to hear from you!