New York Magazine did a multi-part feature on fanfiction


"It is always the apparent hard cases like Sherlock and Spock or the ultimately unknowable celebrities like One Direction who inspire the most fervent and abundant fanfiction. They represent a challenge, the toughest nuts to crack, and a blank surface on which to project our dreams, but they also personify what could reasonably be called the mystery of the masculine: What the hell is going on in there? Please tell us it bears more than a passing resemblance to what’s going on in here. And while you’re at it, can you please just give Jack and Ennis their happy ending? Because if you don’t, we will."


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Do you write or read fanfic, ONTD?
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