Recent Examples of fan fiction from the Web
What is a feat of Potter’s dedication is one of many launching points for erotic fan fiction set in the Harry Potter universe.
Thousands gathered at the Renaissance Baltimore Harborplace Hotel this weekend to visit with a half-dozen supporting cast members from the popular wizarding series, share fan fiction, dress in costume and generally celebrate all things Potter.
His view seems to me like fan fiction, which (one can argue) encourages the creation of new works without hurting the original creator.
For example, as Rose points out, a range of fan activities—from cosplay to fan fiction to GIF-ing clips from your favorite TV shows to producing Star Trek fan films—can implicate copyright and trademark law, and fans are eager to learn their rights.
The languid moodiness of True Detective’s first season, mired in the mystic culture and history of rural Louisiana, looked more like lumpy, peyote-swigging fan fiction when the show was rebooted in exurban California a year later.
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