Loading…
Leviosa has ended
Back To Schedule
Saturday, July 9 • 11:00am - 12:00pm
Harry & Buffy, Jo & Joss: Transmedia Fan Journeys

Sign up or log in to save this to your schedule, view media, leave feedback and see who's attending!

Participants will explore the definition and key principles of transmedia storytelling; how the Potter novels set the stage for cross-platform activities within fandom and popular culture; and how other fandoms and creators have done this in similar and different ways. Among the topics discussed will be differences between affirmational (source-oriented) and transformative (fanon rather than canon) work, often referred to as “What Is” versus “ What If?” and ways advertisers use transmedia across media platforms, people, and places.

Speakers
avatar for Cathy Leogrande

Cathy Leogrande

Author/Educator, Le Moyne College
Cathy Leogrande is a Professor in the Teacher Education Department of the Purcell School of Professional Studies at Le Moyne College, a Jesuit college in New York. Her teaching and research focus on new literacies and popular culture to provide K-12 teachers skills to address issues... Read More →


Saturday July 9, 2016 11:00am - 12:00pm PDT
Del Mar II
  Academic
  • Type Lecture
  • Theme Fandom, Social Activism, and Real-World Impacts