Textual Poachers: Television Fans & Participatory Culture

Synopsis

Written from an insider's perspective and providing vivid examples from fan artifacts, Textual Poachers offers an ethnographic account of the media fan community, its interpretive strategies, its social institutions and cultural practices, and its troubled relationship to the mass media and consumer capitalism.

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Publisher: Place of publication:
  • New York
Publication year:
  • 1992