In a pile on Lestrade's desk were the following files on Geek Interpreter


The extended cut version of the Geek Interpreter panel aired in episode 61: Emotional Context. Fan studies academics Dr. Joseph Brennan, Dr. Lori Morimoto, and Hannah Mueller join consulting fan finnagain to discuss the concept of queerbaiting, its relevance to transformative fandom, how it can come up in fan/creator interactions, […]

61B – Geek Interpreter: Queerbaiting & Transformative Fandom – Extended Cut


The extended cut version of our panel discussion about the “I love you” scene in The Final Problem. Listen here or download. Shownotes: Consulting Fans: Emma Grant, Emceefrodis, Anarfea, Bassfanimation, Drinkingcocoa Producer: Drinkingcocoa, Editor: Emma The panel discusses the “I Love You” scene from TFP, including why Eurus chose Molly, whether […]

61A – Under the Microscope: “I Love You” – Extended Cut


Fan studies academics Dr. Joseph Brennan, Dr. Lori Morimoto, and Hannah Mueller join Finnagain to discuss the concept of queerbaiting, its relevance to transformative fandom, how it can come up in fan/creator interactions, and factors in and around the source media that affect that conversation. Listen here or download. Shownotes: […]

61 – Geek Interpreter: Queerbaiting & Transformative Fandom



Consulting fans Chelsea, Basil (Shitlockposting), Jessica (Urbanhymnal), Kelley (Anotherwellkeptsecret) talk about fandom as a space to learn and practice queer identities. Listen here or download. Kelley’s tumblr Jessica’s (UrbanHymnal) tumblr Basil’s tumblr Aven Sherlock Holmes’ character as asexual Steven Universe Photo of Benedict in a car surrounded my “fans” Kelley’s […]

52 – Geek Interpreter: Fandom as a Queer-Friendly Space


Consulting Fans Caroline, Lyndsay Faye, Meiringal, and MK talk about Sherlockian societies and fans of Arthur Conan Doyle’s writings. Listen here or download. Lyndsay’s group affiliations: Baker Street Babes, Adventuresses of Sherlock Holmes, Baker Street Irregulars (BSI) Meiringal’s group affiliations: Watson’s Tin Box, Red Circle of Washington D.C. Resources Sherlockian.net – […]

43 – Geek Interpreter: Sherlockians


Consulting FansChelsea, Anne Jamison, Heidi, and Meiringal talk about the history of slash. Listen here or download. Paradigm of Uncertainty by Lori Boys’ Own Camping Adventure by Grimslasher The Secret Diary of Laura Palmer (Twin Peaks) by Jennifer Lynch Gene Roddenberry footnote in the novelization of the 1979 movie Star Trek: […]

42 – Geek Interpreter: From Kirk/Spock to Johnlock