Few could have predicted the enduring fascination with the legendary detective Sherlock Holmes. The new title in the series, Fan Phenomena: Sherlock Holmes, offers a variety of different approaches to understanding the deep cultural legacy of Arthur Conan Doyle's Sherlock Holmes stories from the moment of their first appearance in 1887 to the present day. The book discusses the ways in which various fan cultures have sprang up around the stories and how they have provided to be a strong cultural paradigm for the ways in which 20th and 21st century phenomena functions. These include exploring the numerous adaptations, re-writings, rip-offs, role-playing, wiki and crowd-sourcing texts, virtual realities, and faux-scholarship. Many people are familiar with the later manifestations of Holmesian fan behaviour but their historical roots have been largely forgotten and are brought back to life in this thrilling book. The 2014 release of Fan Phenomena: Sherlock Holmes is a special edition as it coincides with Holmes 160th birthday anniversary.
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