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Holly Brown Star Trek Fanzine Collection

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Holly Brown Star Trek Fanzine Collection, 1966-1997 | Remote Storage

By Jeremy Brett

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Collection Overview

Title: Holly Brown Star Trek Fanzine Collection, 1966-1997

ID: 00/C000143

Extent: 20.0 Boxes

Arrangement: Alphabetical by title of fanzine.

Date Acquired: 02/10/2015

Scope and Contents of the Materials

This collection contains fanzines and some scattered other materials relating to the television series Star Trek: The Original Series [TOS] (1966-1969). The driving force behind most of the stories in the collection - as reflecting the cultural interests of collection donor Holly Brown - is the close friendship between the characters Captain James T. Kirk and Mr. Spock. However, stories in the collection do involve many different characters and situations.

The majority of the contents in this collection consist of fan fiction. Fan fiction is the name given to literary or artistic productions created by fans about the collection is identified as "slash”. "Slash" refers to fanworks that feature same-sex relationships and are sometimes (though not always) sexually explicit. In slash, sexual identity, sexuality and/or romance are often the centers of the story, rather than the conventional adventures featured in more traditional fanworks. Holly Brown is herself a slash writer, and much of her collecting was driven by her interest in slash.

Another substantial portion of the collection consists of "het" material. "Het", like slash, refers to fanworks featuring sexual or romantic content, but with opposite-sex relationships. "Gen" stories are those that, speaking broadly, involve the more standard sorts of adventures one might encounter in the television series or other original source material, or that do not involve sexual content as a focus of the story.

Gen and het items are identified as such on the item folder. If an item is *not* identified as gen or het, it is to be assumed that the item is slash.

A small portion of the collection involves media productions other than Star Trek [TOS]. These include the show's sequel series Star Trek: The Next Generation [TNG] as well as anthologies of multimedia fanfiction featuring stories from many different sources.

Other, smaller portions of the collection include copies of script drafts from various episodes of Star Trek [TOS] and Star Trek: The Animated Series [TAS], as well as program books and other materials from a number of science fiction conventions.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions: No restrictions.

Use Restrictions: Copyright is retained by the authors of items in these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.

Acquisition Source: Holly Brown

Acquisition Method: Gift.

Related Materials:

Fern Marder & Carol Walske Fanzine Collection - Fully Processed, 1966-1990

Media Fanzine Collection - Fully Processed, 1967-2014

Other Note: Fully Processed


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Box 3

Charisma #4

    [N. Solten, ed., 1988]

Charisma #5

    [N. Solten, ed., March 1989]

Charisma #6

    [N. Solten, ed., June 1989]

Charisma #7

    [N. Solten, ed., 1989]

Charisma #10

    [N. Solten, ed., December 1990]

Charisma #11

    [N. Solten, ed., June 1991]

Charisma #12

    [N. Solten, ed., June 1991]

Cheap Thrills #1

    [Relationship Press: C. Hunterton and E.L.Korbin, ed., January 1981]

Cheap Thrills #2

    [Relationship Press: C. Hunterton and E.L.Korbin, ed., August 1981]

Cheap Thrills #3

    [Relationship Press: C. Hunterton and E.L.Korbin, ed., February 1982]

Cheap Thrills #4

    [Relationship Press:  E.L.Korbin and C. Hunterton, ed., September 1982]

The Chess Match

    [F Poste, auth., undated] (Photocopy)

Choices

    [G. Feyrer, ed., 1986]

The Climb

    [Trinette Kern, auth., 1976] [g]

Closer Than A Brother

    [ScoTpress: Med Wright, auth., August 1983] [g]

A Collection of Dreams

    [Pon Farr Press: A.F. Black, ed., 1986]

Command Decision: The Unexpected Beginning

    [J.H. Publications: C. Smythe, auth., June 1986]

Companion:

    [Relationship Press: C.A. Hunterton and E.L. Kobrin, ed., June 1978] (Photocopy)

Companion: Between The Lines

    [Relationship Press: C.A. Hunterton and E.L. Kobrin, ed., February 1980]

Companion #3: The Rest of the Story

    [Relationship Press: P. Rose, auth., September 1980]

The Compleat Dirtie Nellie

    [T'Kuhtian Press: R. Rogow, auth., 1991] [h]

The Compleat Faulwell/Landing Party 6 #1

    [T'Kuhtian Press: Gordon K. Carleton, ed., 1984] [g]

The Compleat Faulwell/Landing Party 6 #2

    [T'Kuhtian Press: Paula Smith and Gordon Carleton, ed., 1984] [g]

The Complete Rack

    [Harmony Press: Martha J. Bonds, Nancy J. Kippax, and Beverly J. Volker, ed., July 1980] [g]

Computer Playback #2

    [C.R. Faddis, auth., 1977] [g]

Consort #2

    [Reprehensible Press: J. Daigreault, ed., December 1986]

Contact #1

    [Beverly Volker and Nancy J. Kippax, ed., December 1975] [g]

Contact #2

    [Beverly Volker and Nancy J. Kippax, ed., May 1976] [g]

Contact #3

    [Beverly Volker and Nancy J. Kippax, ed., March 1977] [g]

Contact #4

    [Beverly Volker and Nancy J. Kippax, ed., September 1977] [g]

Contact #5/6

    [Beverly Volker and Nancy Kippax, ed., September 1979] [g]

Contact #7

    [Beverly Volker and Nancy Kippax, ed., September 1981] [g]

Contact #8

    [Beverly Volker and Nancy Kippax, ed., July 1982] [g]

A Contact Christmas

    [Nancy Kippax and Beverly Volker, ed., December 1979] [g]

The Cosmic Collected

    [G. Feyrer, auth., 1986]


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