This summer Sara Marcus, author of Girls to the Front: the True Story of the Riot Grrrl Revolution taught a class for Barnard's Pre-College Program called "Documenting the Present: Crafting Memory." Her students made zines and donated them to the Barnard Library Zine Collection. These are their zines:
There are several queer, feminist and menstruation themed zine events at Bluestockings over the next two or three weeks:
Tuesday, 8/16 Jessica Max Stein presents "The Rainbow Connection: A 60th Birthday Celebration of Gay Muppeteer Richard Hunt"
Thursday, 8/25 Chella Quint presents "Zine Girl, You'll Be A Woman Soon"
Sunday, 8/28 "The Written Bird," readings organized by by For the Birds collective
Thursday, 9/1 Reading: "I Read it in a Fanzine"
172 Allen St.
New York, NY
Tuesday, August 16, 8pm
La Plaza Cultural community garden
Avenue C & 9th St.
Poem from Hoosai (from Hoodlums and Crazy Saints) #1 by Ianna Owen.
Looking for an intership for the Fall 2011 semester? The Lesbian HERstory Achives need you!
Did you miss the Livestream of International Zine Library Day? Have no fear, we've got a recap for you!
Neat quotation about why zines matter and indirectly why zine preservation matters from I Am a Camera #7 by prolific zinester and author Vanessa Berry.