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Note: Figure locations are in italics.

Aaron 123, 124, 127, 12931, 132
absentee black fatherhood 20, 12425, 12627, 128, 129, 13032
accents 7475, 76, 77
see also regionality
Adam and Jake 88, 92, 95
see also ‘Praxeus’
Akinola, Segun 18, 2739, 72
see also music
Alderton, Maxine 42, 48
Angstrom 91
‘Arachnids in the UK’ 9, 18, 61, 62, 98, 127, 145, 238
see also Robertson, Jack
‘Ascension of the Cybermen’ 30, 42, 47, 61, 144, 239
see also music
audience appreciation index 9, 11
audience ratings 7, 8, 9, 10
AudioWho 20, 177, 179, 184
Ayres, Mark 3031
‘bad writing’ 8990
Baker, Colin 144, 230
Baker, Tom 4, 164, 177, 195, 200, 230
Barrowman, John 92, 223
‘Battle of Ranskoor Av Kolos, The’ 99, 123, 129, 147, 152, 238
Battlestar Galactica (film) 3
BBC Radiophonic Workshop 18, 28, 30, 31, 39
see also music
Bhamra, Kuljit 37
Big Finish story 140, 147, 171, 198
Bionic Woman, The (1976–78) 42
black fatherhood see absentee black fatherhood
black female doctor see Martin, Jo
Black Lives Matter movement 14, 16
Blackman, Malorie 34, 42, 49, 50, 81
see also ‘Rosa’
Bond, James see ‘Spyfall Part One/Part Two’
Born and Bred (2002–05) 43, 44
branding
Brexit era 20, 72, 104, 1067, 113, 116
British Empire 104, 107, 108, 109, 110, 111, 114, 116
Britishness 72, 74, 1045
Broadchurch (2013–17) 1, 41, 43, 165
Buffy the Vampire Slayer (1997–2003) 42, 58, 128
Byron, Lord 49
‘Can You Hear Me?’ 78, 238
Capaldi, Peter 3, 9, 27, 28, 45, 47, 75, 97, 210, 222, 230
Captain Jack Harkness see Harkness, Captain Jack
Cartmel, Andrew 154, 178
casting
colour-blind casting 73, 104, 1056, 113, 115, 116
female doctor 7, 14, 20, 114, 141, 154, 19495
gender-blind casting 3
gender-swap casting 3
inclusivity 73, 7879, 89
intersectionality 66, 72, 73, 76, 81, 82
Jodie Whittaker 1, 2, 4, 6, 14, 16, 43, 72, 74, 142, 180, 189, 194, 195, 224
representation 73, 7677, 78, 82, 89, 93, 1056
CGI 57, 58, 59
Chazen, Debbie see ‘Next Best Thing, The’
Children in Need 230, 232
Childs, Jamie 64
cinematic television 55, 56, 59, 60, 68
‘Closing Time’ (2011) 94
Cole, Tosin 72, 76, 80, 105
see also Ryan
colonialism 81, 104, 105, 107, 108, 109, 110, 111, 115, 116
Comic Relief 4, 230
comics 177, 179, 180, 181, 182, 183
Commander Gatt see Gatt, Commander
contemplative mode of viewing 56, 59, 69
Cook, Emily 222, 223, 226, 230, 231, 232, 234
see also tweetalongs
Copland, Aaron 29, 38
see also music
Cornell, Paul 12, 137, 138, 139, 142, 154, 155, 228, 231, 233
cosplay and cosplayers
affective reception 20, 159, 16263, 173
black fans dressed as the thirteenth Doctor 16768
crossplay 160, 167
digital cosplay 16667
Dutch cosplayers 16162, 168, 172
fan conventions 160, 168, 171
identity construction 161
males dressed as the thirteenth Doctor 168
San Diego Comic Con 93, 160
virtual conventions 223, 226, 232
welder cosplays 44
costume of thirteenth Doctor
androgyny 67, 9697, 160, 164, 165, 166, 167, 173
braces 67, 144, 164
charity shop clothing 67, 160
coat 66, 67, 97, 144, 164, 165, 166
culottes 144, 16465, 166
ear cuff 165, 166, 171, 172, 17273
Mork, resemblance to 14344
pockets 165, 166
previous Doctors, resemblance to 144
rainbow 88, 144, 164, 166
signature outfit 67, 9697, 165
Suffragettes, violet coat lining 67
tuxedos 44, 67, 97
welding outfit 44
COVID-19 lockdown in the UK
BBC public message films 230
BBC short stories 223, 225, 226, 227, 228, 229, 232, 233, 235
media platforms, use of 223
neutrosemic fan texts 22627
ontological security 223, 22425, 226, 228, 229, 230, 233, 234, 235
shortform videos 21, 223
COVID-19 pandemic 17, 21, 22, 215, 222, 224, 225, 228, 229, 234, 235
Crossan, Denis 64
cultural diversity 36, 39
cultural Moynihanism 124, 126, 132
Cumming, Alan 91
Cybermen 47, 49, 144, 147, 210, 215
Dalekmania 2, 195
Daleks 17, 65, 132, 195, 210, 217
Davies, Russell T 13, 43, 58, 60, 74, 93, 105, 106, 122, 150, 152, 226, 230, 231, 232
Davison, Peter 164, 230
‘Day of the Doctor, The’ (2013) 152, 154, 178, 19798
Debney, John 30
Delgado, Roger 113
‘Demons of the Punjab’ 18, 2829, 30, 33, 34, 3637, 38, 42, 50, 63, 79, 80, 90, 104, 108, 109, 110, 111, 115, 238
Derbyshire, Delia 18, 28, 30, 31, 3233
see also music
desire lines 19, 88, 97, 100
Desolation (planet) 58
Dhawan, Sacha 16, 52, 7273, 97, 98, 113
see also Master
discrimination 73, 111, 124, 132
Division, The 18
‘Doctor Falls, The’ (2017) 95
Doctor Who brand
brand consistency 200
brand inclusivity 3, 4, 5, 6, 13, 14, 17, 22
brand management 13, 198, 225
clothing, importance of 200, 201
rebranding of Doctor Who 1, 2, 4, 5, 60, 67, 197
Doctor Who Experience, Cardiff 21, 20910, 211, 213, 214, 216, 218, 219
Doctor Who experiences
active participation 211, 212, 214, 216
The Crash of the Elysium (immersive theatre event) 216
educational experiences 212, 215
entertainment experiences 212, 213
escapist experiences 21213, 216, 217
esthetic experiences 213, 217
immersive experiences 212, 213, 214, 21517, 218, 219
passive participation 211, 213, 217
tourist experience 207, 209, 219
Doctor Whumour 20, 139, 140, 146, 147, 148
see also memes
Dregs 57, 63
see also ‘Orphan 55’
ducking stool 46, 48, 99
Eccleston, Christopher 4, 47, 74, 75, 163
Edge of Time virtual reality experience 207, 213, 21718
‘Eleventh Hour, The’ (2010) 99
Faction Paradox 163, 171
‘fam’ 12, 20, 75, 82, 99, 100, 121, 122, 123, 128, 129, 130, 133, 230, 234
family
fandom
anti-fandom 5, 138, 192
anti-fans 137, 138, 155
audience engagement 19, 54, 55, 58, 60, 122
becoming a fan 209
Collector Freaks forum 200, 201
commodified fan tourism 21, 206, 215, 217, 219
cult fandom 178
fan-experiential tourism 206, 215, 216, 217, 219
fan tourism 2067, 208, 209, 211, 213, 214, 216, 217, 219
fan translations 176, 177, 17879, 180, 184
female fans 5, 15, 142, 159, 167, 173, 189, 195, 201, 202
feminization of fans 189, 193, 194, 197, 200
feminized fan objects 190, 192, 193, 196
fractured fandom 4, 5, 6
ludic fandom 215
ownership, sense of 137, 138, 154, 155
scanlation 178, 180
fansubs 179, 184, 185
fantastic, the 27, 29, 32, 34, 5758, 68
Fantom see ‘Time-Space Visualiser’
‘Father’s Day’ (2005) 51
female gaze 41
feminism
black feminists 73
feminist clothing 164, 165
feminist fans 15
feminist politics 5, 14
popular feminism 5, 6, 14, 1516, 233
post-feminism 73, 128
white feminists 104, 114
see also MeToo era
Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, The 125, 126
‘Fugitive of the Judoon’ 7, 9, 42, 45, 51, 52, 62, 150, 153, 167, 238
Gaiman, Neil 231, 232
Gallifrey 13, 39, 52, 152
Gallifreya Cosplay see Rovers, Rowena
Gallifrey Base 140, 145
Gatiss, Mark 232
Gatt, Commander 51
geek
geek culture 139, 140
geek hierarchies 19293
geek masculinity 140, 147
geek sensibility 140
German Nazis see Nazis
‘Ghost Monument, The’ 58, 61, 62, 91, 124, 238
Gill, Mandip 19, 72, 73, 76, 77, 7879, 105
see also Yaz
Gillan, Karen see Pond, Amy
Glynn, Dominic 30
Gold, Murray 21, 27, 28, 30, 31, 37
Gomez, Michelle 4, 97
see also Missy
Grace 45, 46, 52, 66, 92, 124, 12728, 129, 131
see also Graham; Ryan
Graham
cancer diagnosis 44, 93
mistaken as Doctor 47, 48, 51
relationship with Grace 45, 46, 52, 66, 92, 124, 129
relationship with Ryan 45, 46, 94, 122, 124, 127, 128, 12930, 132
relationship with Yaz 52, 77, 78, 93
see also Grace; Ryan
Grainer, Ron 18, 27, 30, 37
see also music
Hanne 64, 92, 129
‘Happiness Patrol, The’ (1988) 197
Haringsma, Niki 162, 17172, 172
Harkness, Captain Jack 43, 51, 91, 153, 195
Hartnell, William 13, 34
‘Haunting of Villa Diodati, The’ 39, 42, 44, 48, 50, 6263, 147, 148, 239
Hesmondhalgh, Julie 19, 7374, 76, 77, 80, 81, 82
see also Maddox, Judy
Hodgson, Brian 28
Holman, Ray 66, 164, 165, 171
Hoodezfield 74
Howell, Peter 30
identity politics 16, 108, 163
imperialism 20, 33, 104, 105, 107, 108, 110, 111, 114, 115, 116
inclusion 6, 19, 20, 72, 75, 76, 77, 78, 79, 89, 106
see also casting
intentional fallacy 1314
‘It’s about time’ tagline 1, 6
‘It Takes You Away’ 61, 62, 64, 65, 92, 129, 147, 238
Jake see Adam and Jake
James Bond see Bond, James
James I 91, 101n.1
Jones, Martha 16, 42, 80, 90, 195
Kasaavin 60, 114, 115
‘Kerblam!’ 18, 19, 62, 74, 148, 238
see also Maddox, Judy
Khan, Noor Inayat 48, 90
Khan, Shahid Abbas 37
Khan, Yasmin see Yaz
‘Kill the Moon’ (2014) 47
King James 47, 48, 88, 92
Kingston, Alex 93, 96, 98
‘la Doctora’ 180, 18283, 184
see also language
Langer, Clyde 12627, 133
language
body language 131
gendered language 9899, 176, 182, 183, 185
language barriers 176, 178, 182
translations 176, 177, 17879, 180, 184
see also ‘la Doctora’
Late Show with Stephen Colbert, The 74
‘Let’s Kill Hitler’ (2011) 99
Levine, Ian 4
Lidster, Joseph see ‘Next Best Thing, The’
Life on Mars (2006–7) 43, 223
‘Lodger, The’ (2010) 94
London ‘as home’ 7475
Lovelace, Ada 48, 90, 114
Lumley, Joanna 4
Madame Tussauds Doctor Who exhibition, Blackpool 207, 212, 21314, 218
Maddox, Judy 19, 74
male gaze 41, 6768
Manish 33, 50, 51, 63, 109, 110
Martin, Jo 17, 73, 82, 100, 153, 230
‘Massacre, The’ (1966) 34
Master 4, 16, 47, 52, 60, 73, 9799, 11315, 153, 176, 18182, 183
see also Dhawan, Sacha; Missy
McCoy, Sylvester 230
McCulloch, Keff 30
McGann, Paul 1, 230
McGovern, Jimmy 229
McTighe, Pete 227, 228
memes
#notmydoctor 142, 227
#nursewho 141
#RIPDoctor 154
alien memes 14647
bingo card meme 142, 143, 143
bubblewrap meme 148
Captain Exposition 151, 152
Chibnall, bad writer 150, 15253, 154
Chibnall, Open Air (1986) 15253
costume of thirteenth Doctor 144
Doctor Who story writing meme 150, 151
episode quality memes 14950, 152
gender stereotypes 141
Hitler ranting meme 142
Hulk vs Hulkbuster (Avengers: Age of Ultron) meme 155
Jane Bond 142, 143
meme culture 141
memes pre-series 11 14041, 144
mockery 137, 138, 139, 140, 141, 142, 144, 146, 148, 150, 153, 154, 155
Mork and the Doctor meme 14344
moth memes 14748, 148
‘Orphan 55’ memes 150
plot inconsistencies 149
scronch memes 145, 146, 147, 153
sexist discourses 141, 142
Spider-man meme 147, 153
starter pack meme 143
TARDIS 141, 142
‘Tim Shaw’/Tzim-Sha 147
Twin Peaks (1990–91; 2017) 13839, 150, 153
Upper Class Twit (Monty Python) meme 145
Yaz, absence memes 149
Zalgo text 147
MeToo era 14, 16
Mills, Dick 18, 28, 30
Minchin, Brian 59
mirroring 45, 154, 225, 227, 228, 229, 230, 232, 233, 235
misogyny
misogynistic fans 142, 154, 227
popular misogyny 5, 6
Missy 4, 16, 97, 98, 149, 181, 182, 183, 184
see also Gomez, Michelle
Moffat, Steven 1, 4, 45, 48, 60, 74, 75, 94, 105, 106, 122, 152, 182, 210, 222, 227, 228, 230, 231, 232, 234
Mon, Diana 162, 168, 169
Monroe, Alex 165, 166
Mother Twiston 46, 47, 48
Mountbatten, Lord 108, 109
Moynihanism see cultural Moynihanism
Mulvey, Laura 6667
music
‘Ascension of the Cybermen’ 30
cornerstone sounds 28, 37
‘Demons of the Punjab’ 2829, 30, 33, 3435, 3637
end-title music 18
‘Haunting of Villa Diodati, The’ 39
hauntology 31, 32
Hindustani music 2829, 30, 3435
leitmotifs 2728, 37, 39
musique concrète techniques 30, 31
‘Orphan 55’ 39
Out of Africa (1985) 36
‘Planet of the Spiders’ (1974) 38
‘Robot’ (1974) 38
‘Rosa’ 29, 38
The Seventh Voyage of Sinbad (1958) 35
‘Spyfall Part One/Part Two’ 39
Syriana (2005) 35
team theme 37, 38
‘Timeless Children, The’ 38
title theme music 27, 3033, 3439
‘Witchfinders, The’ 29
‘Woman Who Fell To Earth, The’ 38
Yaz’s theme 38
Nadjia 98
Nathan-Turner, John 4, 153, 155, 200, 201
Nazis 11415
Netflix 54, 55, 65, 69, 177
‘Next Best Thing, The’ 232
‘Nikola Tesla’s Night of Terror’ 59, 150, 238
Nordic Noir 59, 60
Norway, location 64, 92, 129
nuclear family 121, 122, 125, 127, 128
O’Brien, Graham see Graham
‘Orphan 55’ 3839, 57, 62, 63, 64, 150, 238
Owens, Craig 94
Parks, Rosa 19, 38, 49, 50, 80, 88, 90, 111, 112, 124
Partition of India and Pakistan 6, 3334, 37, 50, 63, 80, 88, 90, 10810, 115
Patel, Vinay 33, 3435, 42, 50, 51, 232
PC (political correctness) see political correctness
Pertwee, Jon 145
Pink, Danny 90
‘Planet of the Spiders’ (1974) 38
political correctness 6, 16, 62, 72, 78, 82n.1, 89, 116
Pond, Amy 75, 99, 191
Pond, Melody see River Song
post-colonialism 80, 105, 107, 108, 114, 115, 116
Potts, Bill 16, 95, 234
‘Praxeus’ 62, 63, 88, 95, 238
see also Adam and Jake
pregnant man see Yoss
Prem 33, 5051, 63, 10910
‘Press Play’ 227, 228
production team 1, 4, 5, 89, 144, 206, 225, 231
pronoun change, female Doctor 50, 182
Pryor, Andy 19, 73, 75, 78
quality television 55, 56, 59, 89, 14849, 150, 155
queerbaiting 88, 9395, 96, 97
queering 88, 91, 94, 95
queerness, casual 19, 87, 89, 91, 97, 100
queer phenomenology 88, 100
racebending of the Doctor 17
racial segregation 6, 50, 112, 124
racism 21, 38, 50, 78, 8081, 1045, 106, 107, 11016, 124
Radiophonic Workshop see BBC Radiophonic Workshop
Rally of the Twelve Galaxies 58
Rassilon 52, 53
ratings see audience ratings
rebranding of Doctor Who see Doctor Who brand
regendering of Doctor Who 4, 5, 6, 7, 16, 55, 61, 143, 154, 176, 18082, 183, 185
regeneration of the Doctor 4, 12, 15, 38, 48, 52, 99, 165, 166, 167, 168, 172, 173, 182, 194, 234, 235
regionality 19, 56, 73, 7475, 76, 78, 81, 82
see also accents
representation see casting
‘Resolution’ 62, 99, 126, 129, 130, 132, 238
reveal of thirteenth Doctor 1516, 66, 67, 166
‘Revolution of the Daleks’ 17, 18, 239
River Song 87, 98, 99, 100
Robertson, Jack 18, 98
‘Robot’ (1974–75) 38
‘Rosa’ 9, 19, 29, 34, 38, 42, 49, 50, 59, 63, 79, 80, 81, 90, 104, 11113, 115, 124, 238
‘Rose’ (2005) 47
Rovers, Rowena 162, 168, 170, 171
‘Run!’ (phrase) 47
Ryan
absent father 20, 92, 94, 99, 12324, 126, 127, 128, 12930, 131, 132
dyspraxia 44, 45, 78, 104
racism 38, 63, 112
relationship with Graham 45, 46, 94, 122, 124, 127, 128, 12930, 132
relationship with grandmother 45, 46, 94, 123, 124, 127, 131
relationship with Yaz 45, 81, 96, 112, 122, 128, 129
Ryan’s ethnicity 49, 78, 81, 123
Sarah Jane Adventures, The (2007–11) 12627
see also Langer, Clyde
Savage, Mistress Becca 46, 47, 48
Scottish Doctor see Capaldi, Peter
Scottishness 75
segregation see racial segregation
sexism 4, 6, 15, 96, 111, 114, 141, 142, 143, 144, 154, 155
‘Shadow in the Mirror, The’ 231, 233
‘Shadow Passes, The’ 228, 231, 233
Shakespeare 90
‘Shakespeare Code, The’ (2007) 90
Sheffield ‘as home’ 33, 56, 60, 75, 76, 78, 110
Shelley, Mary 48, 49, 147
see also Big Finish story
Shelley, Percy 48, 49
‘Simple Things, The’ 22829
Simpson, Dudley 27, 38
Sinclair, Ryan see Ryan
Singh, Surjeet 37
SJWs 45, 6
Smith, Matt 4, 9, 45, 48, 75, 144, 164, 210, 230, 231
Smith, Mickey 16, 90, 126, 133
social justice warriors see SJWs
Solitract 64, 65, 14647
sonic screwdriver 44, 45, 60, 191, 194, 19899, 200, 210, 213, 218
spectacle
audience engagement 19, 54, 56
as commentary 56
danger of spectacle 64
erotic spectacle 6667, 68
filming style 14, 57, 63
historical spectacle 63
intentional spectacle 57, 65, 66
of the TARDIS 61, 62
telefantasy spectacle 60
TV spectacle 54, 55, 56, 57, 58, 59, 62, 63, 64, 68, 69
unintended spectacle 63, 69
visual spectacle 54, 55, 59, 60, 62
woman as spectacle 67
see also Mulvey, Laura
‘Spyfall Part One/Part Two’ 39, 42, 44, 48, 52, 60, 62, 65, 67, 90, 95, 96, 97, 99, 104, 113, 114, 115, 121, 150, 153, 223, 238
Star Wars (film) 3, 15, 29, 38, 58, 142, 153, 191, 202, 216
Stenza warrior 46, 91
stereotypes
black families 20, 123
Britain, of 75
fans, of 137, 192, 194
gay men, of 91
gender 76, 78, 141
racial 78
women, of 146
Strevens, Matt 28, 93
TARDIS
design 1, 61
locations, spectacular 6162
spectacle of 61
see also memes
Tecteun 52
Tennant, David 4, 67, 74, 145, 230, 231
‘Terror of the Umpty Ums’ 22728
Thasmin 88, 95, 96, 97, 100
Thijarians 33, 51, 63
‘Things She Thought While Falling’ 225
Time Fracture, immersive theatre 207, 213, 21517
Time Lady
see Missy
‘Timeless Children, The’ 12, 38, 42, 47, 49, 52, 77, 82, 93, 97, 153, 226, 239
‘Time of the Doctor, The’ (2013) 7
‘Time-Space Visualiser’ 223, 226, 232
Time War (2005) 13, 43
Torchwood (2006–11) 41, 43, 45, 150, 195, 223
tourist gaze 61
toys
1:6 scale figure 189, 190, 193, 194, 196, 198, 199, 200, 201
action figures 4, 21, 189, 190, 191, 192, 193, 195, 196, 197, 198, 201, 202
Action Man 190, 195, 196, 202
Adventure Doll 189, 190, 192, 194, 196, 197, 199, 201
Adventure Figure 189, 196, 197, 202
Amy Pond doll 191
appeal to male and female fans 19192
Barbie doll of thirteenth Doctor 21, 190, 192, 193, 194, 195, 196, 199, 201, 202
Captain Jack Harkness doll 195
Collector Freaks forum 200, 201
design credits 199200
dolls 21, 189, 190, 191, 192, 193, 194, 19596, 197, 199, 200, 201, 202
gendering of toys 19091, 193, 195, 196
G.I. Joe 190, 195, 196, 197, 198, 202
Graham doll 194
guns and weapons 198
head sculpts 196, 199200
Launch Pad projects 199
Martha Jones doll 195
Signature line doll 196, 199
sonic screwdriver 191
Tom Baker doll 195, 200
Tranquility Spa 57
see also ‘Orphan 55’
Troughton, Patrick 145
‘Tsuranga Conundrum, The’ 62, 91, 128, 146, 230, 238
TV IV 54, 55, 58, 64, 69
tweetalongs 222, 223, 226, 230, 231
see also Cook, Emily
Twin Peaks (1990–91; 2017) 138, 150, 153
Tyler, Rose 74
Tzim-Sha 127, 147
Umbreen 33, 50, 51, 63, 109, 110, 111
Walsh, Bradley 92, 105
see also Graham
Webber, Cecil 191
Whedon, Joss 42, 58
white amnesia 107, 113, 115, 116
whiteness 6, 1617, 104, 105, 115
white supremacy 104, 107, 108, 110, 111, 112, 113, 114, 115
Whoniverse 12, 50, 105, 216, 224
Wilkinson, Joy 42, 46, 47, 48, 228
Windrush generation 111
Witchfinder General 47
‘Witchfinders, The’ 29, 42, 46, 48, 88, 90, 91, 99, 123, 202, 238
‘Witch’s Familiar, The’ (2015) 98
‘With me’ (phrase) 4748
‘Woman Who Fell To Earth, The’ 7, 9, 38, 42, 44, 45, 52, 54, 60, 65, 68, 87, 99, 123, 147, 153, 160, 194, 225, 238
Wonder Woman (2017) 42, 142, 201
‘World Enough and Time’ (2017) 149
Worlds Collide, Doctor Who themed escape room 207, 212, 21415
Yasmin see Yaz
Yaz
family background 9293
personality 9293
police officer role 44, 78, 112
relationship with Doctor 19, 44, 88, 97, 100
relationship with Graham 52, 77, 78, 93
relationship with grandmother 33, 50, 51, 109
relationship with Ryan 45, 81, 96, 112, 122, 128, 129
sexuality 96, 97, 100
tuxedo clothing 44, 97
Yaz’s ethnicity 33, 35, 78, 104, 109, 112, 149
Yaz’s theme 38
Yoss 88, 91, 92, 128

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