UPDATE: We have received a sufficient number of applications and are no longer accepting new candidates. We will reopen the search later, if necessary.
Summer Library Job: Zines Assistant
Open to Barnard and Columbia students and '12 graduates.
Everyone should take a look at Coloring Outside the Lines, a zine by women of color activists at UCSC in Santa Cruz available online!
Image courtesy of Knuckle Balls Blog
An exciting zine submission opportunity all about orgasms! Do you have them? What do they feel like? What do you think about society's portrayal of female orgasm? Gather up your answers and submit them by February 29th to firstname.lastname@example.org!
A further description of the zine project and more specific questions follow after the jump:
Pandora Press is the Swansea Feminist Network zine. It is a publication written by and for intelligent creative women, which represents what the SFN is all about! You can get involved in any way – get more info on their website!
Support the Denver Zine Library!
They are doing a one month fundraiser and would love your help caring and sharing for zines. The money will be used for workshops, exciting events, and supplies for a whole year! Donate here and keep an eye out for videos from around the country where people tell their stories about why they love the Denver Zine Library.
Issue 2 will be avaliable at the Chicago Zine Fest in March, so you'd better get stated on your submissions! Click here to see the Zine Apothecary website. Deadline is February 1st.
Mark your calendars! You are cordially invited to the 2012 Brooklyn Zine Fest to be held on Sunday, April 15 at Public Assembly. Come and find out why Brooklyn made "DIY" a household term. Details at brooklynzinefest.com We'll see you there!
I sat down with Gender Trouble by Judith Butler, salivating to sink my teeth into a juicy argument against the gender binary...only to be slapped in the face with sentences like "What happens to the subject and to the stability of gender categories when the epistemic regime of presumptive heterosexuality is unmasked as that which produces and reifies these ostensible categories of ontology?" ...
Not Your Mother's Meatloaf is doing an all-call for zine submissions on the theme of Endings - due
January February 1st! The project strives "to challenge hetero and gender normative practices in sexuality education" through stories and comics that represent a wider spectrum of topics that should be taught in sex ed. Make sure to check out their past issues at the Sex Ed Comic Blog.