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Slash Fiction and Human Mating Psychology.

The Journal of Sex Research 2004, Feb, 41, 1

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"Slash fiction" or "slash" is a kind of romance fiction, usually but not always very sexually graphic, in which both of the lovers are male. To be considered true slash the lovers must be an expropriated media pairing, such as Captain Kirk/Mr. Spock (K/S) from the original Star Trek series or Sherlock Holmes/Dr. Watson (H/W). The term "slash" arose from the convention of using the slash punctuation mark to unite the lovers' names or initials. Like mainstream genre romance novels, slash is written almost exclusively by and for women. It originated in the mid-1970s when female Star Trek fans began to write and disseminate narratives in which Kirk and Spock fall in love and become lovers. As time went by, virtually every cop, spy, adventure, and science fiction television series featuring two male partners was "slashed" (i.e., slash stories focusing on the main characters were written and disseminated) by some of its female fans.

Slash Fiction and Human Mating Psychology.
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  • Category: Health & Fitness
  • Published: 01 February 2004
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis Group, LLC
  • Print Length: 23 Pages
  • Language: English
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