Doctor Who and the Convergence of Media

@article{Perryman2008DoctorWA,
  title={Doctor Who and the Convergence of Media},
  author={Neil Perryman},
  journal={Convergence},
  year={2008},
  volume={14},
  pages={21 - 39}
}
The British science fiction series Doctor Who embraces convergence culture on an unprecedented scale, with the BBC currently using the series to trial a plethora of new technologies, including: mini-episodes on mobile phones, podcast commentaries, interactive red-button adventures, video blogs, companion programming, and `fake' metatextual websites. In 2006 the BBC launched two spin-off series, Torchwood (aimed at an exclusively adult audience) and The Sarah Jane Smith Adventures (for 11—15… 
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