Abby Waysdorf is a PhD candidate at Erasmus University Rotterdam. She was born in Washington, DC and grew up in Denver, Colorado. She holds a BA in Comparative History of Ideas from the University of Washington, in Seattle, and a MA cum laude in Media & Performance Studies from Utrecht University. Aside from Locating Imagination, her research interests include online culture, fan studies, sports and media, and the digitization of television. Her cat’s name is Klaas-Jan Huntelaar.