LonCon3 #24: Authors Accept, Encourage, and Create Fan Works Too

Panellists: Seanan McGuirePatrick RothfussKaren MillerAdam Christopher, Karen Hellekson
fanfiction

Fanfiction, fan art, and other forms of transformative works can be a sensitive topic with authors understandably having mixed reactions to works based on their creations. In this session four successful authors embrace forms of creative (not-for-profit!) output based upon their works. They discuss the benefits and difficulties of having fans creatively engage with their material. Beyond that they openly talk about their own experiences with fan works, whether they have written, still write, or read fanfiction or produce other forms of fan works.

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