Fandom & the Teen World (Summer 2013)

In the summer 2013 issue of YALS, Robin Brenner explains the world of fan fiction and fandom. In her article Robin talks about a panel presentation she took part in during the YALSA YA Literature Symposium in November of 2012. You can view Robin’s slides from that presentation titled Fandom and YA Literature.


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Summer 2013 Issue: Teen Reading

summer 2013 yals cover - teen readingIn just a few days you’ll find in your mailbox the latest issue of YALS. Summer 2013 is all about teen reading and includes articles on:

  • How to use action research to discover what teens really want to read and how to tie that into Teen Read Week
  • Young adults in trans* lit
  • Religion and spirituality in young adult literature
  • Fan fiction and fan culture
  • Transmedia
  • Genrefying library collections

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