SPN DePaul: A Celebration of Fandom, Academia and “Supernatural” Part I

Amazing #SPN writer @rthompson1138 & DePaul Univ host extraordinaire @pbooth81 at #SPNDePaul. #AlwaysKeepFighting pic.twitter.com/e7iUFTWhSN — SPN Survivors (@SPNsurvivors) May 13, 2015 If you’re a fan of the show, you know that the academic side of the Supernatural fandom is quite strong. There have been scholarly journal articles, books and meta-discussions about Supernatural ever since the show […]


The Collectiva Diva Asks 5 Questions to Your Favorite Fanfic Writer: Xylodemon

Xylodemon is a beast. With 226* works across 17 fandoms on AO3 and new stuff coming out all the time, this writer has a knack for taking canon and transforming it into something simple and easy and totally unexpected. Her characters are clear and consistent, and her reimagined Supernatural codas are some of the best I’ve ever read. You […]


Book of the Month: “Neverwhere”

I’ve recently been converted to Gaimanism (@AlwaysUpAndDown assures me that I’m a Gaimaniac now), and after devouring Coraline, I decided to try out Neverwhere, mostly because I like dark and creepy things. Gaiman likes to write dark and creepy things. It’s perhaps an author/reader partnership made in heaven. Or, err…the other place. Or no place at all […]