The contest of queerbaiting: Negotiating authenticity in fan–creator interactions

@article{Mcdermott2018TheCO,
  title={The contest of queerbaiting: Negotiating authenticity in fan–creator interactions},
  author={Michael Mcdermott},
  journal={The Journal of Fandom Studies},
  year={2018}
}
  • M. Mcdermott
  • Published 1 June 2018
  • Art
  • The Journal of Fandom Studies

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