Bigger on the Inside: Fandom, Materiality and the Limits of Participation
In Batman (1989), the Joker famously asks, "Where does he get those wonderful toys?" A better question might be where he keeps them. Growing collections of toys, books, DVDs, and other mementoes are an almost intrinsic part of participating in geek culture, but when they have to be stored, managed, and maintained they also become a limit on participation.
|Publisher||Nerd Nite Calgary, YouTube|
Woo, B. (2014). Bigger on the Inside: Fandom, Materiality and the Limits of Participation. Nerd Nite Calgary, YouTube.