Transformative Works and Cultures
I explore how the controversy surrounding an LGBT storyline on The 100 (2014–) points to the shifting social contracts of social media engagement between fans and the TV industry, as well as the challenges faced by fans and critics who attempted to solidify that contract in the wake of said controversy.
Original Publication Citation
McNutt, M. (2018). "The 100" and the social contract of social TV. Transformative Works and Cultures, 26, 1-6. doi:10.3983/twc.2018.1297
McNutt, Myles, ""The 100" and the Social Contract of Social TV" (2018). Communication & Theatre Arts Faculty Publications. 34.