Bite Me: Narrative Structures and "Buffy the Vampire Slayer" is an Australian academic publication relating to the fictional Buffyverse established by TV series, Buffy and Angel. The book is designed for Year 12 teachers/students teaching/studying Media Unit 3 (in the Australian education system).


Buffy came to the small screen in 1997 and has developed into a cult show attracting audiences all over the world. It is an ever-changing, ever-delighting series where nothing can be taken for granted: the twists in the plot, the ongoing relationships of continuing characters and the way each episode is freshly crafted all maximise viewer involvement and loyalty. Bite Me has been designed for Year 12 students. It may also be adapted in parts for Years 10 & 11, and is also relevant to anyone teaching or learning about TV narrative.