Articles Posted in the " Activism and Politics " Category

  • FANDOM SPOTLIGHT: Fan Based Activism Research Project

    As part of our San Diego Comic-Con Press Coverage Logistics fundraiser we’ve set up a special Fandom Spotlight series to highlight some of our contributors.  This week we had a chance to talk with Ashley Hinck about her research project focusing on fan based activism or ‘fan-based citizenship performance’. First of all, tell us a bit […]



  • The Geekiary does the Ice Bucket Challenge

    For the past few weeks there’s been a big rush of people dumping ice on their heads for the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge.  It’s spread across fandoms with celebrities participating including actors from the Marvel Cinematic Universe (all three Chris’s have participated), Teen Wolf, Arrow, and Supernatural.  It’s even transcended politics with George W Bush […]