Dr. Lynn Zubernis is a clinical psychologist, a mom of two, a university professor—and a passionate fangirl. She fell in love with the television show Supernatural, discovered the wild and wonderful world of fandom, and has never looked back. Her writing celebrates all the positive things that come with being a fan—inspiration, creativity, self-expression, validation, and a support system that extends across the globe. She has written for publications including Slate, The Conversation, and Supernatural Magazine about fandom, chairs the stardom and fandom area of the Southwest Popular Culture Association, and has contributed to many articles, podcasts, and documentaries on fandom—including NPR’s piece on Supernatural. She cowrote and was associate producer for the documentary Squee! The Fangirl Documentary and blogs at fangasmthebook on WordPress.
There'll Be Peace When You Are Done: Actors and Fans Celebrate the Legacy of Supernatural: pre-order here or through your local indie bookstore (support local!)
With heartfelt chapters written by both the series’ actors and its fans, including Jensen Ackles and Jared Padalecki—plus full-color photos and fan illustrations—There’ll Be Peace When You Are Done traces Supernatural’s evolution, the memorable characters created by its writers and brought to life by its talented actors, and the many ways in which the show has inspired and changed the lives of both its viewers and cast.
Family Don’t End with Blood: How Supernatural Has Changed Lives: buy here or order through your local indie bookstore (support local!)
In 25 powerful chapters written by Supernatural’s actors and fans, including series stars Jared Padalecki, Jensen Ackles and Misha Collins, Family Don’t End with Blood: How Supernatural Has Changed Lives examines how the show has inspired so many to change their lives, from getting “sober for Sam” to escaping a cult to pursuing lifelong dreams.
April 10th, 2020 | Season 11 | 1 hr 6 mins
Jeremy and Chris are joined by passionate fangirl and author Lynn Zubernis