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  • Star Wars: The Force Awakens and “True Fan” Culture

    True Fan Syndrome, or “gatekeeping,” has become an increasing problem in fandoms all over, and Star Wars is no exception. While fan gatekeeping presents itself as a protection for a beloved property, it actually winds up harming it, since its end goal is to drive fans away—new fans, in particular. Some think their beloved source […]


  • Everyone Is Talking About Our ‘Star Wars’ Slash Ship

    I’m a slash shipper.  That’s not really a surprise to the vast majority of the people who know me, but it’s not a topic I’m used to being talked about at length outside of a very isolated slash shipping fandom.  Most of my real life friends know I have several queer pairings that I’m rooting […]


  • ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ Character Origin Speculation

    SPOILER WARNING: This article contains spoilers from Star Wars: The Force Awakens.  Its primary aim is to speculate about character origins that could be hinted at in the film, but left open to interpretation.  Proceed at your own risk.  This article is not a review of the film.  The review of the film by Tara is […]