Non-English Fanfic Cultures

Fanfiction is a worldwide culture. Archive of Our Own (AO3) hosts fanfic in over 70 languages, and fanfiction has been many fans’ first exposure to English. There is great variation, however, in different fanfic language communities in terms of popular fandoms, tropes, and communal norms. This panel features fanfic writers from around the world sharing what is unique about their home fanfic communities.

Please note that captions for this item are available at

December 17, 2021 - 8:30 pm EST

Location: Kress (Virtual)
Type: Panel
Virtual Only
Scroll to Top