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  • What Is A Drive?

    Published: Thu 08 Oct 2015 12:04PM EDT Comments: 20

    Author's note: You may have heard that the OTW is doing a "drive" this week. We wanted to make sure everyone knew what this thing was all about, so if you're curious, you've come to the right place. Whatever your drive-related questions, we're here to answer them. Happy reading!


  • Different Tropes for Different Folks - October 2015 Drive

    Published: Tue 06 Oct 2015 10:10PM EDT Comments: 121

    We all have different reasons for getting into fandom, like an internet search that led us to an unexpected piece of art, a friend who showed us a favorite vid, or a parent who shared a treasured zine. Similarly, we all have different reasons for donating to the Organization for Transformative Works.


  • September 2015 Newsletter, Volume 95

    Published: Tue 06 Oct 2015 12:18PM EDT Comments: 0

    Communications assisted Journal in celebrating the release of their 20th issue soon after the OTW as a whole turned 8 years old. Journal's editors extended kudos to production editor Rrain Prior for her stellar work handling all the production details and to Communications volunteer caitie~ for the fabulous artwork for Issue No. 20. Systems also updated the software TWC uses, OJS, to its latest version and Journal has been able to bring some new recruits on board for production work.