BOBC     Bonner Online-Bibliographie zur Comicforschung

WIKINDX Resources

Bryan, Peter Cullen: "Geeking Out and Hulking Out. Toward an Understanding of Marvel Fan Communities." In: Age of the Geek. Depictions of Nerds and Geeks in Popular Media. Hrsg. v. Katherine Lane. New York [etc.]: Palgrave Macmillan, 2018, S. 149–165. 
Added by: joachim (24 Apr 2019 14:33:05 Europe/Berlin)   Last edited by: joachim (24 Apr 2019 14:34:57 Europe/Berlin)
Resource type: Book Article
Languages: englisch
DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-65744-8_5
BibTeX citation key: Bryan2018
Email resource to friend
View all bibliographic details
Categories: General
Keywords: Adaption, Comic-Verfilmung, Fankultur, Marvel, Superheld, USA
Creators: Bryan, Lane
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan (New York [etc.])
Collection: Age of the Geek. Depictions of Nerds and Geeks in Popular Media
Views: 4/22
Views index: 4%
Popularity index: 1%
Bryan describes the process wherein the fan consumer constructs meaning for the larger public. Marvel’s success is predicated on its deep relationship with the fan community, both as a publisher and as a film studio. Bryan examines the interplay within modern superhero blockbusters, which grants the geek a degree of social power: Marvel’s use of the post-credits scene is indicative of the larger process, creating a ritual enacted by fans, who interpret the scene for the uninitiated. The fan is a producer and performer, an active participant within a larger media experience. The media is constructed, but the fan response is organic.
Added by: joachim  Last edited by: Deleted user
wikindx 5.7 ©2018 | Total resources: 12246 | Username: -- | Bibliography: WIKINDX Master Bibliography | Style: Comicforschung-Bibliographie Stil (CFB) | Database queries: 56 | DB execution: 0.29557 secs | Script execution: 0.31459 secs

PHP execution time: 0.01741 s
SQL connection time: 0.00021 s
SQL execution time: 0.29536 s
TPL rendering time: 0.00182 s
Total elapsed time: 0.31459 s
Peak memory usage: 1.8004 MB
Memory at close: 1.7492 MB