This special episode of “It’s a Thing!” features a conversation with Dr. Rebecca Wanzo, Professor and Chair of the Department of Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies, and author of the paradigm-shifting fan studies essay, “African American Acafandom and Other Strangers: New Genealogies of Fan Studies,” and the SCMS Katherine Singer Kovács Book Award-winning book, The Content of Our Caricature: African American Comic Art and Political Belonging (New York University Press, 2020). This Zoom conversation was the keynote event of the 2020 Fan Studies Network North America conference in October 2020.
Show links and transcript coming soon.
Music: “Neck Pillow,” by Silent Partner
To cite (Chicago): Morimoto, Lori. 6 February 2021. “Rebecca Wanzo at FSNNA” Podcast audio. It’s a Thing! MP3, 1.12. [Accessed Date]. https://itsathing.net/2021/02/06/episode-12-rebecca-wanzo-at-fsnna