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Susan Hill Fanzine Collection Edit




  • 1986-2009 (Creation)


  • 4.00 linear feet (Whole)

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  • Abstract

    Science fiction fan and fanzine collector. Collection of fanzines - mostly works of fan fiction, with particular emphasis on multimedia anthologies and on the British science fiction TV show Blake's 7.

  • Scope and Contents

    This collection consists of assorted fanzines - primarily pieces of fan fiction - collected by Champaign, IL-based fan Susan Hill. A number of different fandoms are represented in the collection, and a significant number of publications are devoted to the British science fiction television show Blake's 7. There is also a large number of multimedia anthologies, which contain stories from many different media fandoms. Also present in the collection are a few program books from different science fiction conventions.

    Most of the items are pieces of fan fiction. Fan fiction is defined as stories, novellas, novels, or poems written by fans about the characters, situations or general universe of the original work.

  • Conditions Governing Access

    This collection is open for research.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Copyright restrictions may apply; please consult Special Collections staff for further information.

  • Method of Acquisition

    The collection was donated by Susan Hill, in cooperation with the Organization for Transformative Works, in August 2009. It was processed in August 2009.

  • Preferred Citation

    Susan Hill Fanzine Collection, The University of Iowa Libraries, Iowa City, Iowa.

  • Related Materials

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