Ultimate Guide to Harry Potter Fandom: Book One
Pyne, Erin A.
A fandom is a unique subculture of people who share a common interest and gather to celebrate that interest. Characterized by a feeling of closeness and familiarity, fandom is a social network of devotees who bond through the love of a particular subject. A fandom can be small, revolving around an obscure musician, or it can be huge, focusing on a worldwide phenomenon.<p> “I now know there is a heaven. I wasn’t sure before, but now I am certain. I have been there. I have experienced it. Heaven i