All of Hooper's lab reports pertaining to fanfic


Consulting fans discuss their first encounters with reading and writing their fanfic. Listen here or download. Shownotes: Our First Fics (0:56:19)↑ Consulting Fans: Emma, Science, B, MK Producer/Editor: B My Immortal  A Date with Benedict Cumberbatch by detective_in_training Master-Apprentice archive (Star Wars prequels) Self-insert stories (TV Tropes) On Self-Insertion, Intersectionality, and Writing This segment was […]

71 – Our First Fics


Consulting fans discuss this 5+1 Johnlock fic with all the squee of your local book club. Listen here or download. Shownotes: Consulting Fans: Alexxphoenix42, Johnlocked, Sassy Producer: Alexxphoenix42 Editor: Caroline About Sleep and Coffee and the Existence of Fate by Atiki This segment was first released on November 1, 2017 in Episode 70:  Ready for Round […]

70 – A Study in Fanfic: About Sleep and Coffee and the Existence of Fate ...


Finn interviews fan studies scholar Milena Popova about consent, fanfic, and what we can learn from dubcon. Listen here or download. Shownotes: Interview on Consent in Fandom with Milena Popova (2:10:29) Consulting Fans: Milena, Finnagain, Producer: Finnagain, Editor: Caroline Milena on twitter @elmyra and their ko-fi page: http://ko-fi.com/elmyra Letter from Warner Brothers to The Restricted […]

70 – Interview on Consent with Milena Popova



We’ve all got ’em – those bulletproof fave tropes for sexy fic, the ones you’ll click on every time they pop up in the tags, even though you know how it’s going to go. Listen here or download. Shownotes: Sexy Fic Tropes (0:19:50) Consulting Fans, Emma, Sunday Duck, Vex, and Science Producer/Editor: Emma […]

70 – Sexy Fic Tropes


We give the book club treatment to the story Humdingers and Melancholies by flawedamythyst. Listen here or download. Shownotes: A Study in Fanfic (1:28:00)↑ Consulting Fans: Alexxphoenix42, Ayla, Smirkdoctor, Sunday Duck Producer/Editor: Alexxphoenix42 This segment was first released on September 1, 2017 in Episode 68:  “They’re good dogs, Geoff” Music Credit Unless otherwise indicated, music […]

68 – A Study in Fanfic: “Humdingers and Melancholies” by flawedamythyst


An interview with the organizers of Tumblr-based charity auction Fandom Trumps Hate, held in the wake of the US Presidential Election. Listen here or download. Shownotes: From the Notebook of Kitty Riley: Fandom Trumps Hate (0:19:07)↑ Consulting Fans: SundayDuck, Winter, Tilted Syllogism, Vulgarweed Producer: SundayDuck, Editor: SundayDuck, B This segment […]

61 – From the Notebook of Kitty Riley: Fandom Trumps Hate



Extras and outtakes from Drinkingcocoa’s interview with Emma Grant. Listen here or download the audio file. Emma Grant: LJ, Tumblr, Twitter, AO3, Web Site Emma’s inspirational fic recs: The Jinn Identity by MrsHamill (Star Wars: The Phantom Menace, Qui-Gon/Obi-Wan) Transfigurations by Resonant (Harry Potter, Harry/Draco) Wingman by Savoy Truffle (Star […]

7.5 – From the Notebook of Kitty Riley: Emma Grant, Part 2