J Nicole Miller

Art by Danielle Lara

Youth Media, Fan Studies, Library and Information Science

Hello! I am an information studies doctoral student at the University of Maryland iSchool. My areas of research interest are teens and young adults, youth media, and fan studies. Check out my Aced It! resource for asexuality in youth literature and resources!

My Interests

  • Teens & Young Adults
  • Fan Studies
  • Youth Media
  • Young Adult & New Adult Literature
  • Fanfiction & Fanworks
  • LGBTQIA+ & Disability Representation in Youth Media
  • Transmedia storytelling
  • Video Games & Analog Games
  • Information Behavior

Quick Bio

Name: Nicole
Pronouns: She/her
Occupation: Ph.D. Candidate
Current Program: Information Studies, University of Maryland, College Park
Fun Facts: Asexual, Disabled, Fanfiction addict, Fiction (and Fanfiction!) Writer, Avid Crocheter, Baker, Middle Namer

(Some of) My Top Fandoms

  • Grishaverse (Leigh Bardugo)
  • Star Wars
  • DC Comics
  • Dragon Age
  • Marvel Cinematic Universe
  • BBC Merlin
  • The Old Guard
  • Julie and the Phantoms
  • 9-1-1 (TV series)