Trump / Shrek: the wild world of political fanfiction - Interview with Anne Jamison

Politics Politics Politics show

Summary: Anne Jamison is a professor of English at the University of Utah. She is the author of Fic: Why Fanfiction is Taking Over the World. She explains the rich history of political fanfiction from ancient Roman murder mysteries to bawdy Victorian romps. And of course, our modern political fanfiction including, but not limited to, Brexit escapes! Biden and Obama solving crimes! Bill Clinton being a loving husband! And yes... Trump / Shrek. Be aware: Mature themes (like Trump having sex with Shrek) are discussed.