"Canon-compliance and Creative Analysis in Vorkosigan Saga Fan Fiction." Biology and Manners: The Worlds and Works of Lois McMaster Bujold Ed. Una McCormack and Regina Yung Lee. (Forthcoming)
"Afterword: Fannish Affect and Its Aftermath." Transitions, Endings and Resurrections in Fandom. Ed. Rebecca Williams. Iowa City: University of Iowa Press. (Forthcoming)
"The Ethics of Studying Online Fandoms." The Routledge Companion to Media Fandom. Ed. Melissa A. Click and Suzanne Scott. New York: Routledge. (Forthcoming)
"Fan Fiction Tropes as Literary and Cultural Practices." In #Lesen. Transformationen traditioneller Rezeptionskonzepte im digitalen Zeitalter, Reihe digilit. Literatur und Literaturvermittlung im Zeitalter der Digitalisierung. Göttingen, Germany: V&R unipress, 2017.
"Intertextuality, Performativity, and Intimacy in Fan Fiction Communities." Fandom: Identities and Communities in a Mediated World. Revised second edition. Ed. Jonathan Gray, Cornel Sandvoss and C. Lee Harrington. New York: NYU Press, 2017.
"Queer Sex, Gay Politics, and Media Fan Cultures." Co-written with Alexis Lothian. Routledge Companion to Media, Sex, and Sexuality. Ed. Feona Attwood, R.Danielle Egan, Brian McNair, and Clarissa Smith. London: Routledge, 2017.
"Beyond Mary Sue: Fan Representation in Fiction and the Complex Negotiation of Gendered Identity." Seeing Fans: Representations of Fandom in Media and Popular Culture. Ed. Paul Booth and Lucy Bennett. London: Bloomsbury, 2016.
"Media Fan Studies: Eine Bestandsaufnahme." Trans. Vera Cuntz-Leng. Creative Crowds: Perspektiven der Fanforschung im deutschsprachigen Raum. Ed. Vera Cuntz-Leng. Darmstadt: Büchner Verlag, 2014.
"The Return of the Author: Ethos and Identity Politics." Companion to Media Authorship. Ed. Jonathan Gray and Derek Johnson. Oxford: Blackwell, 2013. 48-68.
"Identity, Ethics, and Fan Privacy." Co-written with Karen Hellekson. Fan Culture: Theory/Practice. Ed. Katherine Larsen and Lynn Zubernis. Newcastle: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2012. 38-56.
"Fans and Fan Communities." Co-written with Jonathan Gray. Handbook of Media Audiences. Ed. Virginia Nightingale. Oxford: Blackwell, 2011. 425-43.
"Bending Gender: Feminist and (Trans)Gender Discourses in the Changing Bodies of Slash Fanfiction." Co-written with Alexis Lothian. Internet Fiction(s). Ed. Ingrid Hotz-Davies, Anton Kirchhofer, and Sirpa Leppänen. Cambridge: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2009. 105-27.
"My Life is a WIP on My LJ: Slashing the Slasher and the Reality of Celebrity and Internet Performances." Fan Fiction and Fan Communities in the Age of the Internet. Ed. Kristina Busse and Karen Hellekson. Jefferson, N.C.: McFarland, 2006. 207-24.
"'I'm Jealous of the Fake Me': Postmodern Subjectivity and Identity Construction in Boy Band Fan Fiction." Framing Celebrity: New Directions in Celebrity Culture. Ed. Su Holmes and Sean Redmond. London: Routledge, 2006. 253-67.
"'Digital Get Down': Postmodern Boy Band Slash and the Queer Female Space." eros.usa: Essays on the Culture and Literature of Desire. Ed. Cheryl Malcolm and Jopi Nyman. Gdansk: Gdansk UP, 2005. 104-25.
"Crossing the Final Taboo: Family, Sexuality, and Incest in the Buffyverse." Fighting the Forces: What's at Stake in Buffy the Vampire Slayer? Ed. Rhonda V. Wilcox and David Lavery. Lanham: Rowman & Littlefield, 2002. 207-17.
"LGBT Online Fan Identities and Queer Fan Creativity." Invited Speaker. (Prezi) LGBTQ Lecture Series at USA Archeology Museum. March 10, 2016 in Mobile, AL.
"#violent amoral unicorn of justice gets knocked up: Syntax and Semantics of Tags as Genre Markers." (Prezi) Keynote Speaker. MASH 2013: Making and Sharing. July 4-5, 2013 in Maastricht, The Netherlands.
"Fifty Shades of Fandom: Repetition and Originality in Transformative Fanworks." (Prezi) Keynote Speaker. Borders and Beyond: Considering Communities. October 11-13, 2012 in Gainesville, FL.
"Affect and the Individual Fan." Keynote Speaker. Cyber Echoes: Fan Fiction and Sexualities, February 11-13, 2010 in Umeå, Sweden.
"PCVA Roundtable: Fantastic Worlds—The Generic Logic of Cult Media Texts." Co-Moderator. International Conference on the Fantastic in the Arts, March 16-20, 2005, in Ft. Lauderdale, FL.
"'My Slash is More Canon Than Yours': Negotiating Authority in Harry Potter Fan Fiction." International Conference on the Fantastic in the Arts, March 24-28, 2004, in Ft. Lauderdale, FL.
li>"Between Women: Real People Slash as Postmodern Queer Female Space." International Conference on the Fantastic in the Arts, March 20-24, 2003, in Ft. Lauderdale, FL./li>
"Walter Abish's How German Is It: Forgetting the Trauma/Re-Covering the Past" International Conference on Narrative, March 8-10, 2001 in Houston, TX.
"Buffyverse Beyond Slash: Crossing the Final Taboo in Fan Fiction." Computers and Writing 2000, May 25-28, 2000 in Forth Worth, TX.
"Postmodern Ethics/Postmodern Aesthetics: Reading Bernhard Schlink's The Reader." International Conference on Narrative, April 6-9, 2000 in Atlanta, GA.
"Imagining the Future to Rethink the Past: Raymond Federman's Twofold Vibration as Holocaust Science Fiction." Science Fiction Research Association, June 2-6, 1999 in Mobile, AL.
"Postmodern Ethics in D. M. Thomas's Pictures at an Exhibition." South Central MLA, November 12- 14, 1998 in New Orleans, LA.
"Eichmann's Categorical Imperative: A Response to 'The Ethics of Screening Obsessional Desire.'" South Central MLA, October 30-November 1, 1997 in Dallas, TX.
"Holocaust as Postmodern Trauma: Representing the Real in D. M. Thomas's The White Hotel." International Conference on Narrative, April 3-6, 1997 in Gainesville, FL.
"Mothering Medusa; or, Hybridity and the Construction of Subaltern Agency in Octavia Butler's Xenogenesis." Association for Psychoanalysis in Culture and Society, November 7-10, 1996 in Washington, DC.
"Reflecting the Subject: The 'Return of the Repressed' in Virginia Woolf's Between the Acts." Sixth Annual Virginia Woolf Conference, June 13-16, 1996 in Clemson, SC.
"'I've got a bad wife in the house': Competing Discourses of Nationalism, Gender, and Religion in J. M. Synge's 'Shadow of the Glen'." American Conference for Irish Studies, April 16-18, 1995 in Charleston, SC.
"Psychoanalysis—The Symptom of Science." Society for Literature and Science, November 10-13, 1994 in New Orleans, LA.