Stan Culture

Culture

how stan culture and self-care cross paths in 2019

When Ariana Grande admitted depression and anxiety were the reason behind cancelling her recent meet-and-greets, her fans reacted with compassion, not criticism.
Douglas Greenwood
9.5.19
Culture

how teens reclaimed daniel day lewis as a gen z heartthrob

"Thirst is 100% a part of Daniel Day-Lewis stan Twitter."
Iana Murray
8.29.19
Culture

what it’s like to run the world’s biggest stan accounts

Teenagers are running some of the most-followed pop accounts online. Here’s how they do it.
Douglas Greenwood
7.31.19
Photography

speaking to the hardcore tyler, the creator fans outside his cancelled surprise gig

Following the lifting of his UK ban, Tyler announced a surprise gig to take place in Peckham this Saturday, but rowdy fans led to its cancellation. We waded deep into the crowds to capture the Tylermania.
Pip Jay King and Liberty Papworth
5.20.19
Music

how the #freebritney movement took stan culture too far

Ever since she checked herself into a mental health facility, fan speculation has been rife about what is really going on with Britney Spears
Alim Kheraj
4.25.19
Culture

is fan fiction ethical?

Fan fiction is a way for many teens to express themselves creatively and navigate their sexuality. But when the imagined erotic scenarios involve real people without their consent, things are more complicated.
Gina Tonic
3.21.19
Music

which musician you should stan, according to your horoscope

‘I feel seen’ -- you, reading this article.
Roisin Lanigan
7.25.18