The Celebrity Fan Identity Theory

The fan identity theory revolving around celebrities is a bit different that the Fan Identity Theories that i have already discussed.The fan-celebrity relationship is seen as a compensation of the unfulfilled social interaction of the 'fan'. Unlike the last couple fan identity's that I have talked about, this fan identity isn't seen as a part … Continue reading The Celebrity Fan Identity Theory


The “Hobbyist” Fan Identity

This weeks topic will be our third Fan identity topic out of the four fan identity blogs I am planning on doing. This weeks fan identity focuses on hobbyists. Many people have hobby's and these hobby's vary widely, from knitting and stamp collecting to building cars and flying planes. There sone thing that all hobbies … Continue reading The “Hobbyist” Fan Identity