Episode 34: Back to School/Old School
Slashcast Episode 34 ; Back to School/Old School – 52.7 MB [1:55:52]
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Host: Elanor of Castile
LGBT NEWS – [00:01:14]
META DISCUSSION – [00:04:32]
Guests: Marcelle, Meri_oddities, Treewishes, C. M. Shaw
Topic: Slash fandom in the early days of the Internet
parts 1-3, by Arduinna.
Slash cons in the US:
– Escapade, the longest running slash con (Ventura CA, February)
–CON.TXT (DC area, June in even-numbered years)
–Muskrat Jamboree (Boston area, March or April in odd-numbered years)
–Wincon – Multifandom slash con (annually in the fall)
–Lubricus – HP focused slash con (Seattle-based, still in planning for 2013)
Open Doors Project
Fanzine Archiving project
Pros (Professional fandom)
Virgule Mailing List
Mailing list history (fandom)
Sentinel Slash Fandom:
Zines in Media Fandom
Slash and the Arrival of the Internet
Timeline of Harry Potter Fandom
The fandom that ate fandom
The Harry Potter fandom
SLASHERS ON THE STREET – [00:42:51]
Emma Grant reports from Lubricus
META DISCUSSION – [00:52:08]
Guests: Eachtoeach, Annakovsky
Topic: School AUs
Fast Times at NAMBLA High by smilesawakeyou, a fake news school AU (link goes to most recent update)
Crawl Into Your Atmosphere by lucy_and_ramona, One Direction/X Factor school AU
Just like I Knew You Would by smc_27, a Glee college AU
He found a tidal wave (swam on to better days) by rudhampaiel, Jonas Brothers/Disney RPF school AU (link goes to a friendslocked community).
MAILBAG – [01:37:17]
Host: Arie with the Slashcast staff
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