The Rec Center

  • August 18, 2017 The Rec Center #85

    Hi folks! It’s been a difficult week so hopefully we can give you a bit of a break. :) Marie’s here with Good Omens fanfic recs because of the casting news

  • August 11, 2017 The Rec Center #84

    Welcome to the weekend!! We hope everyone at WorldCon is having an awesome time, and that everyone else isn’t experiencing FOMO too badly . (Neither of us are there, TRAGICALLY.) This week we’ve g...

  • August 04, 2017 The Rec Center #83

    Hello! Why yes, things are going just fine over here, thank you for asking.

  • July 28, 2017 The Rec Center #82

    Welcome back after our semi-hiatus last week! Elizabeth is back from SDCC, Gav is back from Spain, and we’re here with fandom news and an extensive primer (plus fic recs!) for the HBO sitcom Silicon...

  • July 21, 2017 The Rec Center #81

    Hello! This week both Gav and I have been traveling—she’s in Spain learning about 400 years of Spanish military history , I’m in San D...

  • July 14, 2017 The Rec Center #80

    We have a rare video game theme this week! Basia kindly offered to write an Overwatch primer for us, introducing one of the biggest gaming fandoms around right now. Plus, we’ve got Star Wars pun cos...

  • July 07, 2017 The Rec Center #79

    Hello! We just got a big batch of new followers: welcome, everyone! :-) This week we’ve got articles on K-pop, old VHS rental fandom, and That Football Article Everyone Is Sharing that you really, r...

  • June 30, 2017 The Rec Center #78

    Hi, folks! This week we’ve got fanfiction about found families, an interesting podcast about Livejournal and Russian politics, some Harry Potter nostalgia, and more. Also, a warm welcome to everyone...

  • June 23, 2017 The Rec Center #77

    Welcome to a special—no, VITALLY IMPORTANT—Black Sails edition of the Rec Center! Along with our usual selection of fic recs and fandom news, Elizabeth & I have put together a primer for Black Sai...

  • June 16, 2017 The Rec Center #76

    Hello! It’s been a while since we said it, so a reminder: you survived the week. We’ve got a mix of articles and tumblr stuff (including Gav’s reporting on that Whedon Wonder Woman atrocity that...