Joseph Brennan is an Independent Scholar working in Sydney, Australia. He writes on male sexuality in the fields of porn and fan studies, and his work has been published in leading scholarly journals. Joseph is currently editing a special issue on ‘queerbaiting,’ to appear in Journal of Fandom Studies in 2018, and is also assembling a book collection on the topic for the Fandom & Culture series of University of Iowa Press. He has worked previously as Lecturer of Media and Communications at the University of Sydney, where he received his Ph.D. and is a University Medalist. He is editorial board member on the Routledge journal Psychology & Sexuality.