Exploring a Whedonverse, the Whedonverses, and the Whedonverse(s): The Shape of Transmedia Storytelling in Joss Whedon’s World(s)

  • Juliette C. KitchensEmail author
  • Julie L. Hawk


For his exemplar storyworlds, not only as transmediated texts but also as sociocultural commentary, Joss Whedon is one of the most studied auteurs of our time. To better understand why Whedon and the Whedonverse(s) matter, this collection looks to the many ways in which his texts are built, disseminated, and consumed. The chapters within it explore how the narratives within the various storyworlds are not isolated, but rather expansive.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Writing and CommunicationNova Southeastern UniversityFort LauderdaleUSA
  2. 2.Department of English and PhilosophyUniversity of West GeorgiaCarrolltonUSA

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