Volume 17, Issue 1

(May 2020)



About Participations

Statement of aims

Submission guidelines

Guest editor guidelines

Editorial board



Current issue contents

Past issues

Index of essays




Mathijs, Ernest:

‘Editorial Introduction’

Barker, Martin & Sue Turnbull:

'Call for Proposals: The concept of "engagement"'



Alhayek, Katty:

'Watching television while forcibly displaced: Syrian refugees as participant audiences'

Antola, Laura:

'"It is nice that you want to improve this comic book together with us": The letters page's significance in the transnational adaptation of Marvel comics in Finland'

Lillqvist, Ella:

'Always already Nerdfighters: Constitution of an activist fan community through interpellation'

Sharma, Neelam:

'Deriving meanings out of a fictional text: Analyzing readers' performance of a narrative in India by using a mental models approach'

Sullivan, Erin:

'Live to your living room: Streamed theatre, audience experience, and the Globe's A Midsummer Night's Dream'


Themed Section

Rosenbaum, Judith E. & Gwen Bouvier:

'Twitter, social movements and the logic of connective action: Activism in the 21st century – an introduction'

Reynolds, Alexandra:

'Circulation, impact and the use of Twitter in contemporary museum activism'

Walker, Heather R.:

'#CripTheVote: How disabled activists used Twitter for political engagement during the 2016 Presidential Election'

Parisi, Lorenza, Francesca Communello & Andrea Amico:

'Networked volunteering during the 2013 Sardinian floods'

Zulli, Diana:

'Evaluating hashtag activism: Examining the theoretical challenges and opportunities of #BlackLivesMatter'

Bouvier, Gwen:

'Afterword: Is social media activism really activism?'



Barchas, Janine:

The Lost Books of Jane Austen (reviewed by Martin Barker)



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