“There is a multiplicity of purposes, needs, and contexts that frame viewers’ roles, interpretive resources, and modes of reception. Let us not dismiss and diminish those who do not fit with our field’s current dominant tendencies”

The Fourth Wall and ‘The Wall’: GoT’s Reception in Argentina, Spain, and Germany, 2021, p. 15.

“Aside from corporate interests, the most insightful elements of reception processes must lie by users, audiences, and fans themselves and the uses and benefits they draw from them”

The Fourth Wall and ‘The Wall’: GoT’s Reception in Argentina, Spain and Germany, 2021, p. 5
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