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Supernatural reverse bang looks for participants, OTW’s Transformative Works and Cultures seeks fan submissions, and girls get geeky! Find out more!
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Is One Direction derivative, transformative--or both? And how does Doctor Who relate to the Jewish concepts of repentance and ascension? Interpreting Transformation, via the Organization for Transformative Works
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The deadline to declare candidacy for the OTW Board of Directors has been extended to 3 October.
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OTW Fannews Caution Advice Ahead

There’s lots of advice about fanfic, some good, some bad, and a lot that’s very confused: http://bit.ly/1uU5xG1
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Even while adding new audiences, fandom still struggles with gender and race issues and inequality. http://bit.ly/1BgnFfu
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Porn gets made every day, but who’s the expected audience? Women want to have their say.
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Finding your people and fostering creativity: Fans have many reasons to celebrate fandom.
Read about a few of them!
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How fanworks made for older fandoms compare to newer ones, and multimedia’s the future.
Read more: http://bit.ly/1C0ML4a
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Public Knowledge holds a contest for remixers, Australia backs down & data on TV fans: http://bit.ly/1ykl2Nu
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Spotlight on Strategic Planning

Strategic Planning Update: recent committee work & their role in preparing information for the upcoming #OTW Board retreat: http://bit.ly/1AVbFjg