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The Force of a Story in Parts: Star Wars, Fandom, and Seriality

May 4, 2022
7:00 pm


Brooks Memorial Library
Person in white Star Wars stormtrooper costume, with another costumed person looking on

From Dickens to Game of Thrones, stories told in piecemeal style have shown their power to command a reader’s attention. In this apt talk for “Star Wars Day,” author Anne Moore examines how Star Wars’ serialized structure encourages readers to fill the gaps between installments with their own imaginative play.

About Anne Moore

Anne Moore is the author of After the Break: Serials, Fandom, and the Feeling of Reading, slated for publication by MacFarland Press in 2022.

Underwriter: Peter Gilbert Endowment Fund

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Starr LaTronica
Phone:
(802) 254-5290

Venue

Brooks Memorial Library
224 Main St
Brattleboro, VT 05301 United States
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Website:
www.brookslibraryvt.org